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Category: Motor Vehicle
I just moved to Florida from out of state. What do I need to title and register my vehicles in Florida? This answer has been viewed 2638 times and was last updated on 07/02/2020.
Florida law requires you to register and title your vehicle(s) within 30 days after moving here and becoming employed or enrolling your children in public school.
out-of-state title transfer publication for information and requirements to transfer your out-of-state title(s) to Florida.
After transferring your vehicle to Florida, contact your previous state DMV for details regarding your old out-of-state license plate(s). You
may be eligible for a credit in your previous state.
Not a Manatee County resident? 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 Street West, Bradenton. For details on that location, including the services available, read our First Manatee South County Tag Agency FAQ.
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