METCALFE COUNTY CLERK

Vehicle Registration

  • Seller is required to sign title as appears on the front of the title.
  • In case of joint ownership: "or, and/or" requires one signature; "and" requires both signatures.
  • Both seller and buyer signatures must be notarized.
  • A correct odometer reading is required for the vehicle.
  • Current proof of insurance is required. Insurance must be in the driver's name and on vehicle to be titled.
  • Any and all delinquent taxes must be paid prior to titling vehicle.
  • License must be current to title.
  • If a "title only" registration is done, the license plate must be turned back in to the clerk's office.
  • If registering or titling a vehicle from another state, a VTR must be signed and notarized.
  • A sheriff's inspection is required prior to titling.

Additional information about vehicle registration:

County Clerk Records

Vehicle registration may be renewed at your County Clerk's office by the last day of the month it is due.