Lost Motorcycle Title in Tennessee

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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 Tennessee.

How to Replace a Lost Motorcycle Title in Tennessee

Your options for requesting a duplicate motorcycle title include:

  • By mail.
  • In person at your local county clerk office.

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

  • Complete a duplicate title application.
  • Provide the necessary motorcycle information and your ownership details. 
  • Write a check for the duplicate title fee.
  • Be prepared to provide proof of identification when applying in person.

Can I get a duplicate title online?

In Tennessee, you cannot order a duplicate online.

Lost Motorcycle Title Cost in Tennessee

The fee for a duplicate title is $11.

What should you do if you lost your Tennessee motorcycle title?

If your Tennessee 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 Tennessee.

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 Tennessee, check out the official DMV website at: https://www.tn.gov/revenue/title-and-registration.html 

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