Change information on your vehicle registration

You may request to change information on your registration at any time. If the information being amended also appears on the title, the title must be amended as well.

Registry of Motor Vehicles

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The Details of Change information on your vehicle registration

What you need for Change information on your vehicle registration

You can change information on your registration such as:

  • Name (must change vehicle title)
  • Address
  • Color of vehicle
  • Garaging
  • Gross weight
  • Lessee
  • Insurance

To amend your vehicle registration for your car or trailer, you must:

  1. Go to your insurance agent. Complete an application for amendment of registration (RMV-3 form), with the changes. Your insurance agent must stamp and sign the RMV-3.
  2. Include the license numbers and dates of birth for all owners listed on the registration.
  3. Indicate the change in applicable space on RMV-3.
  4. After verifying the information, all owners must sign the RMV-3.

 

Fees for Change information on your vehicle registration

Name Fee Unit
Vehicle Registration Amendment Fee $25 each

How to change Change information on your vehicle registration

Send the completed RMV-3 form and the required fee (check or money order payable to MassDOT) to the address below.

Registry of Motor Vehicles
Attn: Mail In Registration Department
PO Box 55891
Boston, MA 02205-5891

Your amended vehicle registration will be mailed to the address on record.

Bring the completed RMV-3 form and the required fee to an RMV Service Center.

You can pay by cash, check, money order, credit card, and debit card. Since payment methods vary by location, check what’s accepted at the site you will be visiting.

If you only need to change your address, complete the change of address transaction online. If you want a new registration that reflects your new address, you can request a duplicate registration online as well.

Downloads for Change information on your vehicle registration

Contact for Change information on your vehicle registration

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