Title History Search

Titles and Salvage Vehicles

If you would like to trace the history of a vehicle, you may request a copy of either the RMV computer record of the previous owner(s) or photocopies of the actual title application and supporting documents.

To request a Title History Search or to request photocopies of title transaction documents, you must submit the following to the Registry of Motor Vehicles:

RMV documents are not considered public records, so you must complete a Request for Personal Information Application.


  • $10.00 fee per title application is required for photocopies of the RMV-1 Form and supporting documents.
  • $5.00 fee is required for each RMV computer record requested.

When will I receive my documentation?

Please allow seven (7) to ten (10) business days after receipt of the application for your request to be processed and mailed.

Additional Information:

Detailed policies, information, and instructions about Requesting a Title History Search

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