Your motorcycle title is the primary document that demonstrates your ownership of the vehicle.
The title is needed to sell your motorcycle to someone else, transfer the motorcycle to a new state, or apply for a motorcycle title loan.
If you’ve lost the title or it has become damaged, you’ll want to request a duplicate as soon as possible.
This page will provide you with an overview of the steps involved with getting a duplicate motorcycle title in Montana.
How to Replace a Lost Motorcycle Title in Montana
Your options for requesting a duplicate motorcycle title include:
- In person.
- By mail.
To replace a lost motorcycle title in Montana, you’ll need to:
- Complete the replacement title application: https://media.dojmt.gov/wp-content/uploads/Application-for-Replacement-Certificate-of-Title.pdf
- Provide your motorcycle details including the VIN and plate number.
- Provide your information and address.
- Sign the application.
- Pay the duplicate title fee.
Can I get a duplicate title online?
In Montana, you are not able to get a duplicate title online.
Lost Motorcycle Title Cost in Montana
The fee for a duplicate title is $10.30.
What should you do if you lost your Montana motorcycle title?
If your Montana motorcycle title is lost, you should request a replacement as quickly as possible.
When you sell the bike or move to another state, you’ll need the title in order to transfer ownership. Learn more about motorcycle title transfers in Montana.
Remember to keep your title, or pink slip, in a safe place away from the motorcycle.
For more information about getting a replacement motorcycle title in Montana, check out the official DMV website at: https://dojmt.gov/driving/
Need more information? Check out our overview of the requirements for motorcycle titles and registrations in Montana.