California Department of Motor Vehicles Forms: Vehicle Registration Forms
CA DMV Vehicle Registration Forms
Form REG 5090 - Affidavit of Non-Use
Download This form confirms that you are cancelling the auto insurance for your vehicle. However, this form doesn't cancel your vehicle registration.
Form REG 195 - Application for Disabled Person Placard or Plates
Download Request a California disability parking placard or license plate using this application. This form may also be used for temporary disability placard replacement or renewal.
Form REG 156 - Application for Replacement Plates, Stickers, Documents
Download Request replacement license plates, registration stickers, disability placards, disability IDs, and other registration documents for the state of California using this form.
Form REG 343 - Application for Title or Registration
Download Register your car or transfer a car title using this form when you purchase an new vehicle or move to California from another state.
Form REG 65 - Application for Vehicle License Fee Refund
Download Request a registration fee refund if your car is totaled.
Form REG 17 - Special Interest License Plate Application
Download Apply for a special interest California license plate.
Form DL 170 ETP - Certificate of Driving Skill
Download Use this form to certify commercial vehicle driving skills with the CA DMV. ETP only.
Form REG 102 - Certificate of Non-Operation
Download Submit this form to the CA DMV to declare that you won’t drive or park your car on public streets thus exempting you from registration fees.
Form REG 3060 - Disabled Person or Disabled Veteran License Plate Certification Download If you have a disabled person or disabled veteran California license plate, you must fill out this form and keep it in your vehicle.
Form REG 5045 - Nonresident Military (NRM) Vehicle License Fee Exemption
Download Use this form to request an exemption from registration of vehicle if you are a service member.
Form REG 5046 - North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Status of Forces Agreement
Download Submit this form to request an exemption from registration if you are a non-US resident, member or representative of a foreign military and you are currently stationed in California.
Form REG 5036 - Statement of Construction
Download Custom built vehicles and trailers require this form be submitted as well.
Form REG 256 - Statement of Facts
Download Other CA DMV forms may require you to submit this form as a supporting document. It may also be used to update information on existing DMV documents.
Form REG 352 - Year of Manufacture License Plate Application (YOM)
Download Submit this form to request to keep your vehicle’s original CA license plates.
CA DMV Contact Information
If you have any additional questions you can reach out to us or you can contact the California DMV at (800) 777-0133.