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When a Title is Not Needed

 

According to Connecticut State Law Title 14 Sec. 14-166 exempted vehicles, the acquisition of a certificate of title shall not be required for the following:

  1. A vehicle owned by a nonresident of this state and not required by law to be registered in this state.  
  2. Special mobile equipment.
  3. Any trailer having a gross weight not in excess of 3,000 lbs.
  4. A motor vehicle owned by the state or any town, city or borough within the state.
  5. A snowmobile or ATV
For more exempt vehicles, refer to statute link above.

Connecticut does not require a title for vehicles over 20 model years old.  This letter can be used as proof of what model year vehicles Connecticut titles. Letter for Model Year Title Exempt Vehicles

Please contact the DMV's Contact Center with any questions at 860-263-5710.