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Replace a title

How to replace a title

  1. Complete an Affidavit of Loss form.
    • All registered owners must sign the form and get it notarized.
    • If you’re still making payments, the lienholder must apply for the title.
  2. Mail the form and payment to:
    • Refunds and Title Services
      Department of Licensing
      PO Box 9909
      Olympia, WA 98507-8500
  3. Or you can mail or deliver in person to any vehicle licensing office or Quick Title office.

Options and fees

Title type Fees - Until Dec. 31, 2014 Fees - As of Jan. 1, 2015
Regular title
Available at vehicle licensing offices.

Mailed within 8–10 weeks.
$19 – Vehicles and trailers
$5.25 – Boats
For vehicles or boats: Some offices charge $12 service fee.

$31 – Vehicles and trailers
$5.25 – Boats
For boats only: Some offices charge $12 service fee.

Quick Title*
Find a Quick Title office.

Mailed or given to you immediately.
$69
For vehicles or boats: Some offices charge $12 service fee.
$81
For boats only: Some offices charge $12 service fee.
*Quick titles are not available for:
  • Vehicles or boats reported stolen.
  • Insurance or wrecker destroyed vehicles and boats.
  • Vehicles with a "WA rebuilt" on the title.
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