✅ Updated September 2020

Ultimate Guide to Replacing your Vehicle Title in New York

Here's the ultimate guide to getting your driver license at the New York DMV. We've simplified the entire process for you so you can save time.


What You’ll Need to Replace your Vehicle Title in New York

📌 $20 for duplicate title fee 


What You’ll Do to Replace your Vehicle Title in New York

Step 1: Visit the DMV’s online Replace a Title Certificate portal

  • Submit the required information
  • Submit $20 payment

Step 2: Receive the replacement title at your address on record with the DMV within about 7 days


Caveats and Exceptions

  • Need to have the replacement title sent to a different address? First, change your registered address, then complete the online request process for replacement titles.
  • Need to change your name as it appears on the title?  Then you will need to provide the following (by mail or in person at the DMV):


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