State of Alaska

Department of Administration

Division Of Motor Vehicles

Alaska Department of Administration, Divison of Motor Vehicles
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Title (Ownership) Information

The State of Alaska issues titles for:  Passenger vehicles, trucks, buses, vans, motorhomes, manufactured homes, motorcycles and trailers.  
Note:  Alaska DOES NOT title or register camper shells.

Registration ONLY is issued for:  Boats, ATV's and snowmachines.

When you purchase a vehicle, you are required to transfer the vehicle into your name within 30 days of the date of sale.

The information on this page applies only to Title Procedures.  If the vehicle you are titling requires registration, please see Registration Information for further instructions.

In addition to Alaska vehicle sales, this information applies to the following:

BASIC TITLE INFORMATION

Duplicate Title
Homebuilt Trailer
Lienholder Information
MILITARY
Odometer Requirements
Purchaser Information
   (Provides step by step instructions on how to transfer a title to your name.)

REFERENCE INFORMATION

Change of Address
Changes to Information on Title
Fees and Taxes
Forms
Motor Vehicle Records
Name Change
Seller Information
Transferring Special License Plates

Check Vehicle Title History:
~ National Title Information

SPECIAL TITLES / OWNERSHIP CHANGES

Abandoned Vehicles
Court Orders
Deceased Owner
Foreign Vehicles
Government Sales
Impound Sales
No Proof of Ownership
Reconstructed Vehicles
Repossessed Vehicles
Surety Bond

VEHICLE DEALER INFORMATION

Dealer Information