When seeking to register a vehicle that was previously titled out-of-state, you must complete an Application For Certificate Of Title (PDF), which may be obtained and completed prior to visiting the tax collector's office.
The following items are also required:
The current registration or plate number when transferring a license plate
Each applicant must sign the application
Note: If completing an application in our office, each person applying for ownership must be present to sign the title application and provide personal identification.
If your vehicle is financed, provide proof of a current lien showing the Vehicle Identification Number, make, and year
The original out-of-state title certificate in your name or an out-of-state title properly assigned to you
Proof of current Florida property damage liability and personal Injury protection insurance, including the insurance companies name and policy number, when purchasing a license plate or extending the registration period