When a used vehicle is sold in New Hampshire, a New Hampshire title shall be signed over to the buyer at the time of the sale unless that vehicle is title exempt.For title exempt vehicles, the seller must provide a properly executed Bill of Sale along with either a current or expired certificate of registration or a valid in- or out-of-state certificate of title.
The application for the registration of a motor vehicle shall contain: the applicant’s name, mailing address, residential address, birth date, and signature.
The application of any person under the age of 18 to register a vehicle shall be signed by 1 of his parents or a guardian, or in the event there is no parent or guardian, by another responsible adult.
The buyer shall apply for a new title in his or her name at the town/city clerk’s office and register the vehicle. In an involuntary transfer, the transferee shall promptly mail or deliver to the DMV the last certificate of title, if available, proof of the transfer, and the application for a new certificate. A registration permit must first be obtained from the town or city where the registrant resides.
Then, the permit must be taken to a DMV office or municipal agent to complete the state portion of the registration.
The registration of a motor vehicle shall expire at midnight on the last day of the month in which the first anniversary of the registrant’s birth following the date of issue is observed.