Where do I refer to for Title or
For state Title and License Information,
Florida Division of Motor Vehicles
Neil Kirkman Building
Tallahassee, Florida 32399
Telephone: (904) 488-3881
Fee for search of records: $1.00.
title held by lienholder.
Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
adopted in January, 1967, must be
recorded with Clerk of Circuit Court
where property is first located.
As per the UCC, repossession is
allowed and permitted as long as it
Debtor can redeem only prior to sale
or foreclosure by payment of entire
Confession of judgment invalid in
foreclosure proceedings. Court can
enter deficiency judgment.
Special Motor Vehicle Provisions:
Sworn notice of lien must be filed
with Commissioner of Motor Vehicles
and will appear on title in lieu of
general recording statute.
Documents Required to Transfer
Ownership of Motor Vehicle:
Title must be reduced to
Documents Required for
All Florida titles
must be converted to lienholder's
name. Some out of state repossession
affidavits are accepted..
Remain with the owner
All recovery requirements and fees are
current as of 2002.
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