Exporting means shipping or transporting a motor vehicle from inside the United States to a destination outside the United States. A vehicle owner who is exporting a motor vehicle titled in Ohio must comply with Ohio vehicle exporting procedures.
The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) Title Support Section will enter an inactive status and retain the title submitted as evidence. You will be supplied two documents that show ownership for proof of export:
Mail required documents to:
Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles
Title Support Section
PO Box 16520
Columbus, OH 43216-6520
If you need additional information, please contact U.S. Customs and Border Protection, (800) 227-5511.
Ohio Revised Code: 4505.21
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