Transactions for documents mailed and dropped off are being completed as quickly as possible, in the order in which they are received. The average turnaround time is approximately four weeks. The DMV appreciates the public’s patience as it navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Registration Refund

Before applying for a registration refund, you must cancel your registration with DMV.  You can cancel the registration through DMV's online service.  Select this link to cancel your registration online.  To be eligible for a refund, there must be at least one full year remaining on the registration.

***All refunds must be submitted to DMV prior to the expiration date of the canceled registration.

A registration refund cannot be processed over the telephone.

By Mail:

Download the refund form (Form F-82) and print it out.  Once you complete the form, and mail it to:

Department of Motor Vehicles
60 State Street
Wethersfield, CT 06161-1022
ATTN: Specialized Registry Services

In Person:

Proceed to your local DMV Hub or Limited Service office and complete the refund form (Form F-82).