MVA Forms in Maryland

The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) posts just about every document you need to do business with the state online. This gives you a jump on what you want to accomplish since you can simply download and print out a copy of what you need and fill it out prior to heading to an MVA office. It is always a plus when you can cut a few minutes out of time spent at the MVA.

The only thing you need to access these forms is Adobe Reader software, which can be downloaded at no charge if you don't already have it on your computer.

The forms are also available at MVA offices.

Most Requested Forms

Application for Maryland Change of Address - VR-154

Notify the MD MVA of a change in address to be reflected on your identification, vehicle, and voter registration documents.

Application for New Plates/Stickers - VR-008

MVA application for new Maryland license plates and/or stickers, transfer of license plates, OR registration for a non-titled trailer.

Bill of Sale - VR-181

Complete this form as a proof of purchase when buying or selling a vehicle in Maryland. Must be notarized.

Driver's License & ID Forms

New Driver & Coach Practice Guide with Driver Logs - RD-006

Refer to this MVA guide and fill out the practice log when a new driver gets behind-the-wheel.

Parent-Teen Driving Agreement - RD-016

Go over and fill out this agreement with your new teen driver before getting behind-the-wheel in MD.

Verification of Identity and/or School Attendance - DL-300

Maryland learner's permit applicants submit this form to the MVA to confirm they're enrolled in school AND to verify their identity. Must be completed by a school administrator.

Vision Screening - DL-043A

Form used to report the results of a MD driver's license applicant's vision test. Must be completed by an optometrist OR an MVA employee.

Title & Registration Forms

Address Certification-United States Government Employee - VR-102

If you're a U.S. government employee and temporarily living out-of-state for work, use this form to request the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration updates your registration information. Must be signed by your employer.

Affidavit of Ownership Moped/Motor Scooter/Off Road Vehicle - VR-450

Use this MVA form to prove ownership of a motor scooter, moped, snowmobile, OR off-road vehicle if you want to title in your name AND the current title is unavailable.

Application for Certificate of Title - VR-005

Apply for a MD vehicle title through the Motor Vehicle Administration.

Application for Corrected Title Due to a Name Change - VR-448

Request a change/correction to your Maryland vehicle title following a name change or incorrect printing of your name.

Application for Duplicate Certificate of Title - VR-018

Request a duplicate Maryland title from the MVA.

Application for Maryland Registered or Documented Vessel - DNR B-240

Apply for a MD vessel title AND/OR registration through the Department of Natural Resources.

Application for Registration Plate Refund - VR-021

Request a refund from the MVA for fees paid to register your vehicle in Maryland IF you meet any of the qualifications listed on this form.

Application for Special Registration Plates - VR-164

Apply for specialized AND/OR vanity MD license plates with the Motor Vehicle Administration.

Application for Substitute Plates/Stickers/Duplicate Registration - VR-009

Request substitute Maryland license plates and/or stickers, decals for a moped, motor scooter, or off-road vehicle, OR a replacement registration card from the MVA.

Application for Vessel Registration (Renewal Only) - DNR B 201A

Renew your vessel registration with the MD Department of Natural Resources.

Application for a Salvage Certificate/Owner Retention - VR-028

Submit this form to the Maryland MVA to apply for a salvage certificate OR to notify the MVA that you'll retain ownership of a total loss vehicle.

Certification of Non-Receipt of Original/Duplicate Title Certificate - VR-091

Mail this form to the MD Motor Vehicle Administration if your original or duplicate vehicle title never arrived. Not available online. Must be obtained in person.

Contact your local MVA

Motorcycle Equipment Certification - VR-094

Submit to the Motor Vehicle Administration to verify a motorcycle you want to register meets all of MD's safety requirements.

Notice of Security Interest Filing - VR-217

Submit this form to the Motor Vehicle Administration to add a lien to your MD vehicle title.

Temporary Inspection Waiver - VR-129

If you qualify, complete this form to request a temporary vehicle inspection waiver from the MD Motor Vehicle Administration.

Buying & Selling Forms

Application for Maryland Gift Certification - VR-103

Submit this form to the MD Motor Vehicle Administration if you're transferring a car as a gift from one family member to another.

Odometer Disclosure Statement - VR-197

Use this MVA form to disclose the number of miles on a car you're selling in Maryland.

Out-of-State Lienholder Letter - VR-056

The MD Motor Vehicle Administration will send this form to any out-of-state lienholders for a vehicle you're trying to transfer ownership of.

Ticket & Violations Forms

Criminal Record Request - CS-011

Request criminal records from the Maryland MVA for purposes allowed by law.

Lost or Missing Citation Option Form - DR-049O

Use this form to request a waiver hearing OR trial for a violation you lost the citation (ticket) for.

Insurance Forms

Insurance Certification - FR-19

The MD Motor Vehicle Administration requires you to submit this form if there's reason to believe you're operating a vehicle without the proper auto insurance. Form not available online. Must be obtained from your insurance provider.

Commercial Forms

Medical Examination Report for Commercial Driver Fitness Determination - 649-F

Submit this general medical exam form to the MVA when applying for your Maryland commercial driver's license. Must be completed by your doctor.

Medical Examiner Certificate - MCSA-5876

Medical examination certificate certain commercial drivers must carry with their Maryland CDL. Must be completed by a doctor.

Military Forms

Application for Military Related License Plates - VR-120

The MD Motor Vehicle Administration's application for military license plates.

Disability Forms

Application for Maryland Parking Placards/License Plates for Individuals with a Disability - VR-210

Apply for temporary OR permanent Maryland disabled parking placards OR license plates with the MVA.

Voter Registration Forms

Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Request Federal Post Card Application - 76

If you're a U.S. citizen living out of your voting jurisdiction, use this form to register to vote AND/OR request an absentee ballot.

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