- The buyer and seller will go together to a DMV title office to fill out the back of the title.
- The buyer will submit the title, an application, ID, and proof of insurance.
- The buyer will pay the applicable title transfer fees, sales tax, and registration fees.
- Continue reading for details about car title transfers in Pennsylvania.
Buying and Selling a Vehicle
NOTE: When you buy a vehicle from a Pennsylvania motor vehicle dealer, they will usually handle your car title transfer and registration paperwork for you. Make sure you have PA car insurance, which is required for registration.
private vehicle sale, both the buyer and seller are responsible for completing a DMV title transfer through the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).
seller AND buyer must go to