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Car Registration Information in Arizona

Drivers must complete the process of getting car registration in Arizona within 15 days of obtaining their vehicles, as driving an unregistered car is against state laws. New residents must also obtain car registration as soon as they establish their residency within the state. During the process of registering cars in AZ, drivers must obtain a car insurance policy, pass a vehicle emissions test and pay the DMV registration fees. When obtaining new car registration in AZ, eligible vehicle owners obtain registration for one, two or five years. Motorists can continue reading below for further car registration information.

Drivers must complete the process of getting car registration in Arizona within 15 days of obtaining their vehicles, as driving an unregistered car is against state laws. New residents must also obtain car registration as soon as they establish their residency within the state. During the process of registering cars in AZ, drivers must obtain a car insurance policy, pass a vehicle emissions test and pay the DMV registration fees. When obtaining new car registration in AZ, eligible vehicle owners obtain registration for one, two or five years. Motorists can continue reading below for further car registration information.

Replace Car Registration

An Arizona duplicate car registration can be issued by the Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) to drivers who face a lost, stolen or mutilated credential. If you find yourself in a situation where you have a stolen or lost car registration, tabs or license plates, make sure to request duplicates in order to avoid paying certain fines.

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Renew Car Registration

An Arizona vehicle registration renewal procedure may be completed through the Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) of the state Department of Transportation. Drivers are required to renew car registrations before approaching the expiration date written on their credential. The due date of your car registration card may be either the 15th or the last day of the month.

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Obtaining a New Car Registration

Drivers must obtain an Arizona car registration to keep in accordance with state registration laws and regulations if they have recently purchased a new motor vehicle. DMV car registrations are issued as official documents  which allow motorists to legally operate their vehicles on state roads and highways. To obtain your auto registration, you must address the Arizona Department of Transportation (DOT).

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Car Registration Name Change

An Arizona name change on vehicle registrations must be performed by motor vehicle drivers who have been subjected to a legal name change within the state. Changing names on car registrations in AZ will be required following a change performed as a result of marriage, divorce or court order among other reasons.

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Car Registration Address Change

Motorists are legally obliged to change auto registration addresses in Arizona within 10 days after moving to another location within the state. Changing vehicle registration addresses in AZ is an important step for updating your current vehicle records. Drivers will be penalized under the provisions of the state motor vehicle laws, unless they meet this requirement.

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