How to Sign Your Title in New York (NY)

Where to Sign

Be sure to write clearly and sign/print your name exactly as spelled on the front of your title. Avoid white-out, scribbles, and strike-throughs.

Multiple Owners

Only one owner must sign.

Lien or Bank Name on Title

If your New York title shows a lien or a bank name printed on the front, then your title will need to be signed off by the lien holder or have a separate lien release letter.

Duplicate Time in Person

5 to 7 Business Days

Duplicate Time by Mail

6 to 8 Weeks

Duplicate Cost


Kansas DMV

New York State Department of Motor Vehicles Title Bureau PO Box 2750 Albany, NY 12220-0750