DOS & DOR Forms in Tennessee

The Tennessee Department of Safety (DOS) and Department of Revenue (DOR) provide many driver and vehicle forms online, though others must be picked up in person. Below, you'll find a number of DOS and DOR forms available for download.

If you can't find the form you need or have questions about a form, call the:

  • Department of Safety with driver-related inquiries: (866) 849-3548.
  • Department of Revenue with vehicle-related inquiries: (888) 871-3171.

Looking for a manual? Check out our pages on TN driver's handbooks and motorcycle manuals.

Form Categories

All motorist-related forms available online can be found on Tennessee's Forms and Publications page. Below is an outline for quick reference.

Miscellaneous Publications

Tennessee also offers a wide variety of publications online. Again, all can be found on their Forms and Publications page, but below is an outline for quick reference.

Note that archived annual reports can be obtained online.


Most Requested Forms

RV-F1310501 Affidavit of Inheritance

Use this affidavit to verify you have rightfully inherited a vehicle from a deceased person.

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SF-1256 Certification of 50 Hours Behind the Wheel Driving Experience

Form used to certify that a minor applying for their Tennessee driver's license has completed the required amount of behind-the-wheel practice hours.

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SF-0259 Minor/Teenage Affidavit and Cancellation

Use this form to instate OR cancel legal responsibility for a minor in the process of getting their Tennessee driver's license.

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RV-F1315201 Multi-Purpose Application

This Tennessee DOR form can be used for a variety of tasks, like applying for a new OR duplicate title and registration, ordering disability placards, and registering a salvaged vehicle.

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SF-1010 Proof of School Attendance

Proof of school enrollment required for minors applying for a Tennessee graduated driver's license (GDL). Must be obtained from the school. Not available online.

SF-1279 Request for Record Authorized Requester

Complete this form to request the personal driving information of an individual who declined to release their records. You may only use this form for exceptions to the Driver's Privacy Protection Act (DPPA).

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SF-1282 Request for Record Individual Authorization

Use this form to request the TN driving record (for purposes allowed by law) of someone who previously declined to release their information. Must be notarized by a Notary Public.

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HS-7 US DOT Declaration

Complete this form when importing a vehicle OR vehicle parts from outside of the U.S. to disclose compliance with federal safety standards.

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RV-F1313801 Vehicle Information Request

Use this form to request TN vehicle records for purposes allowed by law.

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Driver's License & ID Forms

SS-5 Application for a Social Security Card

Use this form to request an original OR duplicate Social Security card. Can also be used to change/correct information on your current Social Security card.

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SF-1324 Social Security Number Affidavit

Submit this form to the DOS when applying for a Tennessee driver's license if you DO NOT have a U.S. Social Security number.

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Title & Registration Forms

RV-F1315401 Application For Motor Vehicle Identification Certification

If you rebuilt a salvaged vehicle in TN, use this form to verify all the damaged parts replacements were legally acquired.

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RV-F1310301 Application for Disabled Persons License Plate/Placard and/or Decal

Apply for Tennessee disability license plates, placards, AND/OR decals.

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RV-F1321801 Application for Duplicate Title

Use this form to request a duplicate/replacement TN vehicle title.

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RV-F1315301 Application for Duplicate/Replacement License Plate or Decal

Apply for a duplicate/replacement Tennessee license plate OR decal.

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RV-F1314401 Application for Temporary Operation Permit

Submit this form to apply for a Tennessee temporary operation permit. Allows you to legally operate an unregistered vehicle for a short period of time.

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RV-F1314001 Application for Tennessee Personalized License Plate

Use this form to apply for TN specialty license plates OR personalized license plates.

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RV-F1311801 Application for Tennessee Salvage/Non-Repairable Certificate

Apply for a Tennessee salvage certificate OR non-repairable certificate for your vehicle.

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CN-1026 Application for Vehicle Exemption

Apply for an emissions testing exemption if your vehicle is registered out-of-state OR in a region of Tennessee that does not require testing.

RV-F1312901 Certification for Antique Vehicle Registration

Submit this form to the DOR to register an antique vehicle in TN.

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RV-F1314301 Low Speed Vehicle Affidavit

Submit this form to register a low-speed vehicle (e.g. a golf cart) with the TN Department of Revenue.

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RV-F1310901 Notice of Discharge of Lien

Submit this form to notify the Tennessee Taxpayer and Vehicle Services Division when you release a vehicle lien

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Buying & Selling Forms

RV-F1301201 Affidavit of Non-Dealer Transfers of Motor Vehicles and Boats

Submit this affidavit to the TN Department of Revenue if transferring ownership of a motor vehicle OR boat to a relative OR as a gift.

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RV-F1317001 Odometer Disclosure Statement

Use this form to disclose the amount of miles on your vehicle when transferring ownership to someone else.

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RV-F1310801 Odometer Discrepancy Certification

Complete this form if an incorrect odometer reading was used on documents while transferring ownership of a vehicle in TN. Must be completed by the buyer AND the seller.

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Ticket & Violations Forms

SF-0395 Owner/Driver Report

You MUST submit this form to the Tennessee DOS after being involved in a car crash resulting in excessive property damage, bodily injury, OR death.

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Commercial Forms

SF-1507 CDL Skills Test Waiver

Use this form to waive the TN CDL road skills test if you recently drove a commercial vehicle in the military. Must be signed by your commanding officer.

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649-F Medical Examination Report for Commercial Driver Fitness Determination

Medical examination report for commercial drivers to submit to the TN DOS. Must be completed by a medical professional.

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MCSA-5876 Medical Examiners Certificate

Submit this medical certification form to the Tennessee DOS as a part of applying for your CDL. Must be completed by a medical professional.

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SF-1438 Supplemental Application for Commercial Drivers License

Turn in this self-certification form to the TN Department of Safety when applying for your CDL.

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Voter Registration Forms

SS-3010 Mail-In Application For Voter Registration

Mail in this form to register to vote in Tennessee OR notify your local election commission of a name and/or address change.

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SS-3041 Restoration of Voting Rights

Submit this form to restore your TN voting rights if you were recently convicted of a felony.

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76 Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Request Federal Post Card Application

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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