Licensing FAQs
  • Be sure you have your LLC formed and it's active. If you haven't done that yet, click here.
  • Be sure you have any financing or insurance issues resolved.
  • Secure the vehicle's title. When we license, the original title is surrendered and "converted" to a new Montana title. We'll need the original title in order to license.
  • Ensure the seller has signed the vehicle over to your LLC, not you personally. Click here to see how to deal with a seller
All motorhomes:$720 flat fee.
Automobiles: $420 plus Montana license fee.
Trailers: $420 plus $170 Montana license fee (permanent plate - no annual renewal)
Motorcycles: $420 plus $94.25 Montana license fee (permanent plate - no annual renewal)
2nd vehicle licensing: $250 plus Montana license fee.

4To find out vehicle registration fees by phone: 406-447-8328 or 406-447-8369

4To find out vehicle registration fees by email: You'll need your license plate number or, if not licensed, a thorough description of the vehicle to get an accurate cost.

  • Your credit card will be not be charged until after we get your license plates (see Fees for amount)
  • We'll send you an email copy of the vehicle's registration.
  • We'll Priority Mail your plates and include the hard copy of the registration.

No. We manually enter your credit card charge after ensuring all data is correct and will catch any multiple submissions.

  • It's up to you: we'll prepare your licensing documents within hours of your submission.
  • The day we receive the vehicle title or MCO from you, we'll get your plates. For important shipping and mailing tips click here.
  • We'll Priority Mail your plates that same day.
  • Your Montana title will follow in 3 to 6 weeks.

  • We'll prepare the Montana vehicle licensing documents.
  • You'll send us the original vehicle title or MCO (new vehicles).
  • We'll take the documents and the title to the Dept. of Motor vehicles and get your plates.
  • We'll charge your credit card.
  • We'll Priority Mail your plates to you the same day.
  • Your Montana title will follow in 3 to 6 weeks.