If you plan to enjoy Louisiana’s off-road riding areas and trails, you’ll want to know the OHV permit requirements and ATV/UTV laws you’ll need to follow.
This page will provide you with the details on OHV stickers and ATV registration for Louisiana residents and out-of-state visitors.
For more information and other details regarding ATVs, UTVs, and other off-road vehicles and recreation areas, please visit: https://www.expresslane.org/
Louisiana ATV Registration Requirements & ORV Stickers
You’ll need to register and title your ATV in Louisiana.
If you’ve recently purchased an off-road vehicle, you’ll have 30 days to transfer it into your name.
To do so, you’ll need to visit your local OMV office with the following:
- A title and registration application (DPSMV 1799).
- Proof of ownership of the ATV:
- Certificate of title.
- Notarized Bill of Sale.
- Proof of insurance.
- Proof of sales tax paid.
- Payment for title and registration fees.
ATV & Off-Road Vehicle Laws in Louisiana
Be sure to check the rules, regulations and fees for the Louisiana off-road trails you plan on riding. Local laws and regulations may vary.
Regardless of whether a particular state or trail requires it, ATV/UTV and dirt bike riders and passengers should always wear the proper safety equipment and helmets while riding.
Never operate an off-road vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Failing to obey the off-road vehicle laws of Louisiana and the local jurisdiction may result in tickets, fines, and penalties.