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Georgia bill of sale vehicle?

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Answered 2011-09-13 03:15:38
Answer for GA title question.According to, which is an unofficial "guide to the DMN" a GA Bill of Sale requires the following things on the Bill of Sale:
  • Name of seller/transferee.
  • Complete address of seller. Must be street address; a P.O. box is not acceptable.
  • Date of sale.
  • Complete vehicle description, including vehicle identification number (VIN), make, model, year, series number, and body type.
  • Lienholder created at time of resale.
  • Date of lien, if applicable.
  • Name of purchaser.
  • Complete address of purchaser; P.O. box is not acceptable.
  • Vehicle odometer reading at time of sale.
  • Signature of seller or authorized representative.
  • Signature of purchaser.

You CANNOT use a Bill of Sale without a title when selling/ recieveing a vehicle unless a vehical is specifically within the boundaries of a vehicle that doesn't require a title (listed below).

If you would like a printable, online Bill of Sale go to the following website.

If you thought you could use a Bill of Sale instead of an Automobile Title, in Georgia, this is not acceptable. If you have lost your title, you need to get a replacement. In order to receive a new title, you must fill out the proper paperwork, and take it to your DMV. You will be charged $8.00 and it will take about 2 weeks for your new title to come to you in the mail. In order to receive a new title, you need the following things:

  • Completed MVD Title/ Tag Application, Form MV-1 (a link is below). This form is preferred typed, but can also be printed legibly.
  • Mutilated/ Damaged title if possible
  • $8.00 replacement fee

MV- 1 :

For more information on Bills of Sale, go to any of the following links:

For more information regarding titles and their replacement, go to the following links:

For the Georgia DMV website, go to the following link:

Hopefully, this information was helpful.

Cars that are considered antique/hobby cars can be sold with a bill of sale and a title is not required. Odometer readings are also exempt for older cars.

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