What To Bring! - Look to See What You Need When Needing Any of The Services Below

Registration Renewal

  • Customer can bring in an old vehicle registration, plate number or VIN number.
  • Proof of NM Insurance
  • If maintaining out of state insurance proof of coverage limits will need to be provided

First Time Registration

  • NM Driver License or ID
  • If Out-Of-State Identification, 2 Proof-of-New-Mexico-Residency within 90 days
  • New Mexico title in applicant’s name.
  • Proof of NM Insurance
  • If maintaining out of state insurance proof of coverage limits will need to be provided

Vin Inspections:

  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Inspections $25
  • VIN Inspections are required for all out of state title transfers and Government titles
  • To complete a VIN inspection the Public VIN (under the window) and Nader Sticker (driver side door jamb) must be visible.
  • Roadrunner MVD Services offers on location VIN inspections.

Out-of-State Title Transfer:

  • Out of State Title (If title is with a Lien Holder you must fill out and submit the request form.)
  • NM Driver License or ID
  • If Out-Of-State Identification, 2 Proof-of-New-Mexico-Residency within 90 days
  • Bill of Sale must be provided if Title does not include amount of purchase
  • Emission Certificate (Bernalillo County Resident)
  • Proof of NM Insurance
  • If maintaining out of state insurance proof of coverage limits will need to be provided
  • VIN Inspection (Please see VIN inspection section)
  • The vehicle does have to be present for the inspection
  • If vehicle was purchased from a dealer the transaction will require an original or certified copy of the dealer invoice, odometer disclosure and any documentation dealer provided.

NM Title Transfer:

  • NM Driver License or ID
  • If Out-Of-State Identification, 2 Proof-of-New-Mexico-Residency 
  • Title and Bill of Sale if Title is not signed or title does not include amount of purchase
  • Emission Certificate (Bernalillo County Resident)
  • Proof of NM Insurance
  • If maintaining out of state insurance proof of coverage limits will need to be provided
  • If vehicle was purchased from a dealer the transaction will require an original or certified copy of the dealer invoice, odometer disclosure and any documentation dealer provided.