Florida Title for a Vessel Previously Titled Out-of-State
The information in the following section applies to vessels that were titled out-of-state and the following situation exists:
- the vessel owner moves to Florida, or
- the vessel titled out-of-state transfers ownership to a Florida resident.
You must provide proof of ownership.
Title and Registration
Title and registration fees are determined by several factors (hull length, length of registration period, etc.). You may complete your title transaction by mail or at six of our seven Service Centers. Sales tax will be collected unless proof of payment is provided. The new Certificate of Title will be mailed to you in 2 to 4 weeks. Submit a Contact Form for additional information.
If you have not received your new Certificate of Title in 4 weeks, you can visit a service center or click here to download Duplicate or Lost in Transit/Reassignment Title HSMV 82101.