HOW TO HANDLE THE LICENSE PLATES WHEN YOU DONATE A CAR, TRUCK, SUV OR OTHER STANDARD VEHICLE IN KENTUCKY
Please remove the license plates of your donated vehicle before the pick-up. Surrender them in person or by mail to your KY County Clerk along with the registration receipt. Plates can also be transferred to a new vehicle. Click HERE to find your local County Clerk's office.
Please See the Steps Below for How to Complete the Notice of Vehicle Transfer and an Affidavit of Incomplete Transfer to the County Clerk's Office
There is one way in Kentucky to notify the County Clerk's Office that you have donated your car: in person. Currently, there is no option available online. You can find more information and forms for each notification method below:
1. TO COMPLETE THE TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP IN PERSON:
- Please print and complete the Affidavit Of Incomplete Transfer [TC 96-3] and sign in the presence of a notary.
- Submit Affidavit of Incomplete Transfer to your County Clerk's Office. Click HERE to locate your local County Clerk's Office.
ACCESS FORM [TC 96-3] Affidavit of Incomplete Transfer (PDF)
Click HERE to download the form as a Word Document.
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