Vehicle Titles

Titling a Motor Vehicle

Title a Repossessed Vehicle

To receive a repossession title, the secured party (financial institution or individual) must surrender the Ohio title assigned in the name of the lienholder and pay a title fee.

What Do I Need to Bring to the Title Office?

  • Ohio title assigned in the name of the lienholder
  • Certified copy of the security agreement that includes the name and address of the debtor and secured party, the terms of the contract and a description of the secured collateral – year, make, model and vehicle identification number (VIN)
  • For out-of-state titles only, an out-of-state VIN inspection; inspections can be obtained at any Ohio deputy registrar license agency (click HERE for current fee) or any licensed Ohio motor vehicle dealership (call ahead for fee)
  • Applicant affidavit to establish mileage (if applicable)
  • Acceptable identification (please contact your County Clerk of Courts Title Office for details)
  • Payment for title fees
Have Questions?

Please contact us at (614) 752-7671 or email Ask Titles

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