Vehicle Licensing and Registration
11.6 Required Transfer Fees
Transfer fee is currently $15.00. [V.C.
Transfer Time Requirements
- A dealer shall submit application and fees to DMV within 30 days
from the date of sale. [V.C. §4456(a)(2)]
- Where the registration of the vehicle expires while the vehicle
is in the dealer's inventory, the registration fee must be paid
within 30 days of the date of sale.
- Where a certificate of non-operation is on file and ownership
of the vehicle is transferred, the buyer has 30 days from the
date the vehicle is first operated or moved on the highway to
apply for transfer and registration without incurring a penalty.