Utah Motorcycle Registration

This page will cover the street legal requirements and registration and title process in Utah and provide some tips on how to register if you bought the motorcycle without a title.

Utah Title & Inspection Requirements for Used Motorcycles

  • Does Utah have an equipment/safety inspection?
    • Not required.
  • Does Utah require VIN Inspections for motorcycles bought out of state?
    • Required for out of state motorcycles.
  • Does Utah require a title for old motorcycles?
    • Yes, all motorcycles are titled in Utah.

How to Register a Motorcycle in Utah

To register and title your bike in Utah, you’ll need to provide the following:

How to Register a Motorcycle with No Title in Utah

Option 1: Motorcycles purchased in Utah

Before sale is complete, ask previous complete a duplicate title application:

Option 2: Insufficient Evidence of Ownership Process in Utah

Option 3: Bikes from out of state

If the motorcycle was bought in a state that requires motorcycle titles:

Option 4: Register in a No-Title State

Register the bike in a non-title, no residency requirement, mail-in registration application state, such as Vermont.

Utah Street Legal Motorcycle Equipment Requirements

Utah requires street legal motorcycles to have:

  • Left side rearview mirror.
  • Fenders on both wheels.
  • Handlebar handgrip height not higher than shoulders.
  • Passenger footrest and handholds when riding with passengers.
  • Turn signals required if original equipped by manufacturer.
  • Odometer required.
  • Horn.

This information was correct at the time of writing it, but state laws are subject to change.


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