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Replace a title

Things to know

  • You can replace your title if it gets lost or damaged, fees vary.
  • If you're still making payments, the lien-holder must apply for the title.
  • We mail titles within 8–10 weeks. If you need it sooner, apply for a Quick Title. See below for details.

How to replace a title

  1. Complete an Affidavit of Loss/Release of Interest form.
  2. Have all the registered owners sign the form and get it notarized.
  3. Mail or bring the completed form and fee to an office:
    • Vehicle licensing office — title mailed to you within 8–10 weeks:
      • Vehicle replacement titles cost $35.50.
      • Trailer replacement titles cost $35.50.
      • Boat replacement titles cost $21.75 plus a $15 service fee.
    • or
    • Quick Title office — mailed or given to you immediately:
      • Vehicle replacement titles cost $85.50.
      • Trailer replacement titles cost $85.50.
      • Boats cost $71.75 plus a $15 service fee.
      • You can't get Quick Titles 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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