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Phone:

(509) 397-4622

Address:

400 N. Main Street

Colfax, 99111


Please see a

department’s individual

page for department

specific contact

information


Auditor

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Licensing Information | Online Vehicle/Vessel Registration Renewals | Subagents

 

I Just Moved To Washington From Another State…

 


What Are The Criteria For Establishing Residency?

 

For the purposes of vehicle license registration, a resident is a person who manifests intent to live or be located in this state on more than a temporary or transient basis. Evidence of residency includes but is not limited to:

 

  1. Becoming a registered voter in this state; or

  2. Receiving benefits under one of the Washington public assistance programs; or

  3. Declaring that he or she is a resident for the purpose of obtaining a state license or tuition fees at resident rates.


How Many Days Do I Have To Transfer My Vehicle?

 

Once you have established residency, you have 30 days to transfer your vehicle registration.


How Do I Go About Transferring My Vehicle?

 

Because every situation is different, we suggest you call our office at 509-397-5277.  However, if you have clear title to your vehicle and no changes are being made to the names of the registered owner(s) - please bring your title, your last valid registration, and Driver’s License or picture ID with you.

 

     
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