Tags & Registration


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Motor Vehicles

  • Fees:
  • $35.00 (Standard plate and title fee, new plate only)
  • $14.50 (If transferring existing plate)
  • $11.00 (Lien fee, if applicable)
  • $1.00 (Sales tax collection fee, if applicable)
  • Plus sales tax, if applicable

If purchased through a DEALER you must provide the following:

  • • Title or MSO (Manufacturer's Statement of Origin)
  • • Bill of Sale showing purchase price and sales tax collected.
  • • Odomenter statement filled out on back of current title or MSO (For vehicles less than 10 years old).
  • • Lienholder information on back of title or MSO (If Applicable).
  • • Copy of current registration if transferring tag from another vehicle.

  • If purchased through an INDIVIDUAL you must provide the following:

  • • Title signed on the back by seller and purchaser.
  • • Sales price on back of title.
  • • Odomenter reading on back of title (For vehicles less than 10 years old).
  • • Leinholder information on back of title (If Applicable).
  • • If the vehicle is a GIFT, or the sales price is less than current retail value, you must provide an Affidavit of Non-dealer Transfer signed by both the seller and the purchaser.
  • • Copy of current registration if transferring tag from another vehicle.


  • Tag Renewals

      Fees:
    • $35.00 (Standard plate and title fee, new plate only)
    • $2.00 (Handling fee, if renewing by mail)

    • Requirements:
    • • Renewal Notice and/or current registration
    • • If tag has been expired more than 90 days, registered vehicle owner must be present.
    • Click Here To Renew Your Tags Online!

    • OR
    • Mail renewals along with a check or money order made payable to:

    • Bedford County Clerk
    • 104 North Side Square
    • Shelbyville, TN 37160

    Boat Registration

      Fees:
    • $12.00 + applicable sales tax

    • If purchased through an Individual you must provide the following:

    • • Bill of Sale
    • • Previous owner's registration
    • • Odomenter statement filled out on back of current title or MSO (For vehicles less than 10 years old)
    • • If the vehicle is a GIFT, or the sales price is less than current retail value, you must provide an Affidavit of Non-dealer Transfer signed by both the seller and the purchaser.



      Dealers coordinate registration, etc. when the sale is conducted through their business.