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 Wisconsin.
How to Replace a Lost Motorcycle Title in Wisconsin
Your options for requesting a duplicate motorcycle title include:
- By mail.
- In person.
To replace a lost motorcycle title in Wisconsin, you’ll need to:
- Go online or complete a duplicate title application: https://wisconsindot.gov/Documents/formdocs/mv2119.pdf
- Provide your ownership details and proof of ID.
- Provide the motorcycle details.
- Pay the duplicate fee.
Can I get a duplicate title online?
In Wisconsin, you can replace a lost title online. To do so, follow the steps here: https://trust.dot.state.wi.us/vpr/title.do
Lost Motorcycle Title Cost in Wisconsin
The fee for a duplicate title is $20 plus processing fees.
What should you do if you lost your Wisconsin motorcycle title?
If your Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin.
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 Wisconsin, check out the official DMV website at: https://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/online-srvcs/external/bds-landing.aspx
Need more information? Check out our overview of the requirements for motorcycle titles and registrations in Wisconsin.