Richmond Office

101 W. Main St. 

Richmond, KY 40475

(859) 624-4703

8a.m. - 4:30p.m.

Berea Office

304 Chestnut St. 

Berea, KY 40403

(859) 986-1460

8a.m. - 4:30p.m.

Junk Title

What is needed to junk a Kentucky Title...

-current Kentucky Certificate of Title

--license plate that corresponds with the title being junked

-if the title shows and active lien, a lien release (TC96-187) must be provided to the Clerk's Office in the County where the lien was filed before your title can be junked

-any property taxes due on the vehicle must be collected before a Kentucky title can be junked

If you want to contest the taxes due at the time of tuning the title into the state you will need to contact:

Tax Commissioner's Office 

Courthouse Annex Building 

859-623-5410

Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m. 

If no property taxes are due and the title and license plate are present the cost to junk the title is $1.00.