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Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

If a vehicle has been sold by a dealership with a Certificate of Origin and the sale was cancelled, a withdrawal of title may be applied for.
You must apply within 10 days from the date of title application.

Registry of Motor Vehicles

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The Details of Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

What you need for Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

A title is eligible for withdrawal provided that the vehicle was sold with a Certificate of Origin, the sale was cancelled, the purchaser/lessee never took actual delivery of the vehicle, the vehicle never left the dealership’s lot, and the Massachusetts title has not been issued.

You will need:

Fees for Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

There are no fees for this transaction.

How to request Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

Mail the Application for Withdrawal of Title, proof of registration cancellation or transfer, and lien release (if applicable) to:

Registry of Motor Vehicles

Title Division

PO Box 55885

Boston, MA  02205

If the withdrawal is approved, the Certificate of Origin will be mailed back to the requesting dealership within 7 to 10 business days.

More info for Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

If the dealership has identified that a title should be withdrawn but not all information (example: lien release) will be available within 10 days:

  • For EVR Participants:  Service Provider must be notified who will request a hold through MA RMV Business Support.
  • For Out of State Dealerships:  Contact the Title Division at 857-368-8050.

Contact for Request to withdraw a vehicle title for a new vehicle

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