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How do I add a lien on my title?
This answer has been viewed 1379 times and was last updated on 06/26/2017.
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Not a Manatee County resident?  Effective 7/24/17, Out-of-County residents needing to process title and/or registration transactions for vehicles, boats, and mobile homes can only be served at First Manatee South County Tag Agency, located at 5756 14th St W, Bradenton.

Florida Statutes provides that a person may file a notice of lien with regard to a motor vehicle, mobile home, or boat.  The date of filing the notice of lien will be the date of its receipt by the Tax Collector’s Office.  This transaction may be processed by mail** or in person.

Refer to the Division of Motorist Services State Procedure TL-32 (Notice of Lien, Subsequent Liens, Lien Actions, and Court Orders) for documentation required and special instructions.

** Lien add transactions by mail are only available for Manatee County residents.  If you are a customer that lives in another county (or a lienholder adding a lien to a title and your customer resides in another county), please contact the tax collector's office in your (or your customer's) county of residence to obtain mailing instructions.

 
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