Connecticut DMV Vehicle Transfer | Vehicle Donations

Title Transfer

Connecticut

When you donate your vehicle, remove the license plates and cancel your registration/plate with the DMV. If you choose to cancel your registration online, please print out a receipt for your records. If you choose to mail in the registration/plate cancelation form, the State will mail a receipt to you. Please cancel the vehicle registration before cancelling the vehicle's insurance.


Cancel Registration Online or Complete the Marker Plate Notice Form

There are 3 ways in Connecticut to notify the DMV that you have donated your car: online, by mail or in person. You can find more information and forms for each notification method below:


1. TO CANCEL REGISTRATION ONLINE:


*PREFERRED METHOD* If possible, we highly recommend completing forms online instead of by mail, so you may easily save and print out a copy for your records that includes a date/timestamp. Also, when completed online, a receipt can be printed ensuring it's been received.

  • Please click the Cancel Online button below.
  • Choose Individual.
  • Follow prompts and print the confirmation page. IMPORTANT: Keep the printed confirmation page as your receipt.

CANCEL ONLINE



2. TO CANCEL YOUR REGISTRATION IN PERSON:


  • Click the button below to downnload, print and complete the Marker Plate Notice Form.
  • Submit to your local field office. Click HERE to locate your local field office.
ACCESS FORM



3) TO CANCEL YOUR REGISTRATION BY MAIL:


  • Click the button below to downnload, print and complete the Marker Plate Notice Form.
  • Mail the completed Marker Plate Notice Form to:


DMV
Registry Record Section
60 State Street
Weathersfield, CT 06161-5057

ACCESS FORM



LICENSE PLATES


Remember to cancel registration prior to cancelling insurance. Please remove the license plates from the vehicle. Plates can be cancelled online, or plates can be returned to the State:

For information on plate cancellation, click here.
For information on cancelling insurance, click here.



PLEASE BE ADVISED:


The purchaser of your donated vehicle is NOT the charity. It will either be the vendor or Charitable Adult Rides & Services.
For more information, please contact your local Motor Vehicle Division:


Division of Motor Vehicles
Title Division
60 State Street, Room 305
Wethersfield, CT 06161

Phone: 860-263-5700 or 800-842-8222
DMV Website