Where do I refer to for Title or License Registration?
For state Title and License Information, refer to:
Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles
P.O. Box 27412
Richmond, Virginia 23269
Telephone: (804) 367-0538
Fee for search of records is $5.00.
Shown on title held by lienholder.
Per the Uniform Commercial Code adopted January, 1967: Recorded in office of Clerk of the Circuit Court of the county where property is located, if it is located in a city, then with the Clerk of the Corporation Court.
As per the UCC, repossession is allowed and permitted as long as it is peaceful.
The State allows the debtor ten (10) days to redeem.
Judgment notes are valid. Taking does not bar suit for price and vice-versa.
Special Motor Vehicle Provisions:
Liens must appear on the certificate itself and no other recording is necessary.
Documents Required to Transfer Ownership of Motor Vehicle:
Title in lienholder’s name.
Documents Required for Liquidation:
If Virginia title, must be in the name of the lienholder. Will accept repossession affidavit from other states.
Remain with the owner / debtor, and are transferable.
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