Montana Registration Information

The Treasure State

Registering your car in Montana?

New residents must apply for a Montana vehicle title, register their vehicles and obtain a Montana driver's license within 60 days of establishing residency. In order to obtain a Montana driver's license you must:

  • provide proof of identity.
  • provide proof of Montana residency.
  • provide proof of authorized presence.
  • note: completion of a written driving and vision tests might be required.

The Montana Department of Justice provides additional information on obtaining a Montana driver license and on registering a vehicle.