What To Bring To Process the Most Common DMV Transactions

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Totally Notary Vehicle Registration Service

DMV Transactions Without The Wait

  • California Certificate of Title (Pink Slip) properly signed or endorsed on Line 1 by the registered owner(s) shown on the title.  New owner will need to complete the new owner information on the back of the title, and sign it.
  • A Statement of Facts (REG 256) for use tax and smog exemption, if applicable
  • Odometer disclosure for vehicles less than 10 years old.
  • Transfer Fee
  • DMV form REG 156 (Application for Replacement Plates, Stickers, Documents)
  • Surrender any remaining license plates
  • Your ID
  • Registration card
  • Complete DMV form REG 227 (Application for Duplicate or Paperless Title)
  • Your ID
  • Registration card
  • We’ll submit your request at our office and the new title will be mailed to the current address on file at the DMV.
  • Complete DMV form REG 156 (Application for Replacement Plates, Stickers, Documents)
  • Your ID
  • Registration card
  • Complete DMV form REG 156 (Application for Replacement Plates, Stickers, Documents)
  • Your ID
  • Complete DMV Form REG 17 (Special Interest License Plate Application)
  • Your ID
  • Registration card
  • We can assist with your online order and once your new plates are manufactured, you’ll receive a notice that they’re available for pickup at your local DMV office.

If your registration was suspended due to an insurance lapse, bring proof of insurance to our office and we’ll submit it for you.  Please allow 3 hours for verification and reinstatement of registration.  If your registration was suspended due to fines, we can accept and submit your fees in our office.

If the ownership or lien-holder has changed since the last vehicle registration, the DMV must process your registration

If the ownership or lien-holder has not changed:

If you do not have the out-of-state Certificate of Title, a CA title cannot be issued.  If you want a CA title, you will need to request a duplicate title from the originating state and then will need to go to the DMV to relinquish it in exchange for a CA title.

Totally Notary Vehicle Registration Service is licensed, bonded and contracted with the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) through their Business Partner Automation Program to provide vehicle titling services.  We hold DMV Occupational License #95437 and can perform instant DMV registration and title transactions.

Note: A service charge will apply in addition to the DMV fees.