Repossessed Vehicle Registrations

Instructions for Repossessions

Note: The repossession transfer must take place in the county of record where the lien is filed.

The following forms are needed to complete the transfer:

  1. Repo affidavit (TC96-192)
  2. A lien release (TC96-187)
  3. Application for title (TC96-182)
  4. License plate must be turned in. If you are unable to return the plate you must submit a completed TC96-167 form along with additional fee listed below.
    • Plate Replacement Fee: $6.00
  5. All specialty plates must be converted to a regular plate before transfer.
    • Conversion Fee: $3.00
  6. The fees are as follows:
    • Title Only Fee: $9.00
    • Speed Title Only Fee: $25.00
  7. For Kentucky dealerships the plate may remain with the vehicle if requested. The fees are:
    • Title Fee: $17.00
    • Speed Title Fee: $33.00