Obtain a Duplicate or Reprint Lost Car Registration Certificate

Have you lost or stolen your vehicle registration certificate? You’ve come to the correct place if this has happened to you.

This page will describe how to replace your automobile registration in Connecticut, as well as the options available.

How to replace lost car registration in CT?

If your vehicle registration documents are lost, stolen, or destroyed, you should submit a request for a replacement as soon as possible.

You can apply for a replacement registration in Connecticut:

  • Online
  • By mail
  • In person

Reprint Online

Use the DMV’s online services portal to save time and reprint a copy of your vehicle registration instantly. You’ll need to have your registration linked to your driver’s license first. It is the easiest and fastest way to reprint your registration certificate. Also it is free of charge.

Fill out the online replacement application and submit your:

  • Full name
  • Date of birth
  • Driver’s license number
  • License plate number and class
  • VIN number

Obtain Duplicate by Mail

You may obtain a duplicate registration certificate from the Connecticut DMV by sending in a written request. Please address all correspondence to:

Department of Motor Vehicles
Customized Services Division – Duplicate Registrations
60 State Street
Wethersfield, CT 06161

You need to include in your letter:

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Plate number
  • Type of vehicle
  • Signature

You must also include a $20 check or money order made out to the DMV for the duplicate registration. On your payment, always write down your plate number.

Replace in Person

To obtain a duplicate CT registration in person, go to your local DMV office and submit the following:

  • Filled form B-341
  • Your marker plate number
  • Payment for the replacement fee of $20

Also, don’t forget to schedule an appointment with a DMV full-service branch office or satellite location!

How much does it cost to replace a Connecticut vehicle registration?

A duplicate registration certificate may be printed for free online.

A $20 fee is required for duplicate registration requests to be made by mail or in person.

Is it possible to replace a car registration in Connecticut online?

If you lose your registration certificate, you can make a new one online for free.

You just need to fill out Vehicle registration reprint form.