What to bring in to the Office when RE-REGISTERING a vehicle:
RE-REGISTRATIONS can also be done online. Please see our ONLINE SERVICES Tab.
Things to bing when registering a NEW (or new to you) vehicle:
PURCHASED FROM A DEALER:
If purchased from a THIRD PARTY:
If Registering an OUT OF STATE VEHICLE in Maine:
Trailers (except Camper Trailers) can be registered for up to 2 years.
Residents can now register their dogs online! See our ONLINE SERVICES page for the link!
Dogs need to be licensed after reaching the age of 6 months or after it has been with the family for 10 days if adopted. Dogs need to be licensed in the town of residence of the owner.
The cost to license a dog in the state of Maine: $6.00 for spayed/neutered, and $11.00 for a dog that is not "altered". In order to license your dog, you will need a current rabies certificate and a spay/neuter certificate if your dog is newly "altered'.
All dogs must be licensed for the upcoming year before December 31st. There is a grace period of one month after December 31st in which the owner can register their dog without a late fee. A mandatory late fee of $25 takes effect as of February 1.
For more information on dog licensing, see MSRA Title 7.