Bill of Sale Requirements in Montana

MT Bill of Sale

In Montana, a bill of sale is not required for most sales transactions of vehicles. However, even when one is not required, it is still highly recommended that a bill of sale is completed to protect both the buyer and the seller. The bill of sale can help to provide a record of the transaction acting as a proof of purchase and proof of a release of liability.

Montana Bill of Sale Requirements

A bill of sale is required in Montana if the vehicle's title is missing. You will need to submit the bill of sale along with your application for a duplicate title.

Montana provides a Bill of Sale (Form MV24); however, you can also write our your own bill of sale.

If you complete your own bill of sale, make sure to include the following:

  • The purchase price.
  • Odometer reading.
  • The vehicle's:
    • VIN.
      • It is suggested that you match the number on the form with the number on the car.
    • Year.
    • Make.
    • Model.
  • The signatures and addresses for both buyer and seller.

Generic Bill of Sale

If you have trouble downloading the Montana Bill of Sale form, we provide a free, printable generic bill of sale form for your use.


Bill of Sale Form
Use this Bill of Sale as a record of purchase when transferring ownership of a vehicle in Montana.
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