SALVAGE/REBUILT TITLE

Nautical Rope

SALVAGE/REBUILT TITLE

To apply for a salvage/rebuilt title, you will need:

  1. Signed and notarized salvaged title from Kentucky or out-of-state. 

  2. Signed and notarized seller's signature on the TC 96-184 form where it states "seller's signature," on the bottom left-hand side.

  3. Buyer's notarized signature on the TC 96-215 form. 

  4. If the boat was repaired, whoever repaired the boat must complete the TC 96-353 form, and have their signature notarized.

  5. All receipts, if any, will need to be provided with documentation to get approval from the state to title and register a rebuilt or salvaged boat. 

  6. An inspection by the state Fish and Game Warden is required before your paperwork can be submitted to the Transportation Cabinet. Please call 1-606-416-8070 to schedule your inspection. 

Upon completion of paperwork and inspection, you will submit your paperwork to the following address, via mail:

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Department of Vehicle Regulation

Division of Motor Vehicle Licensing 

Rebuilt Section

PO Box 2014

Frankfort, Kentucky 40622

For faster authorization, you may also hand deliver your paperwork to:

Rebuilt Section 

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

200 Mero Street 

Frankfort, Kentucky 40622

Ph: 1-502-564-5301

M-Th (8am-12pm)