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Replacing a lost title is simple. The form is available in PDF format so you can download the document and fill it out before taking or mailing it to PennDOT. All you need is the free Acrobat Reader software from Adobe.
Complete Form MV-38 O, Application for Duplicate Certificate of Title and submit it to your local service center or messenger center office by mail to the address below.
If your title has been stolen, report the theft to local law enforcement and submit a copy of the report with your application.
The fee for a replacement title is $22.50.
You may also submit the application for replacement title by mail. Send the completed form and fees, in form of check or money order only, to:
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