Lost Motorcycle Title in Rhode Island

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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 Rhode Island.

How to Replace a Lost Motorcycle Title in Rhode Island

Your options for requesting a duplicate motorcycle title include:

  • In person at the DMV headquarters in Cranston, RI.

To replace a lost motorcycle title in Rhode Island, you’ll need to:

  • Complete an application.
  • Provide all the necessary motorcycle information and registration details. 
  • Provide your ownership information and proof of ID.
  • Pay the necessary title fees.

Note that Rhode Island does not require titles for motorcycles that are model year 2000 or older. 

Can I get a duplicate title online?

In Rhode Island, you cannot request a duplicate online.

Lost Motorcycle Title Cost in Rhode Island

The fee for a duplicate title is $52.50.

What should you do if you lost your Rhode Island motorcycle title?

If your Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island.

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 Rhode Island, check out the official DMV website at: https://dmv.ri.gov/ 

Need more information? Check out our overview of the requirements for motorcycle titles and registrations in Rhode Island.