Transfer of Ownership - Divorce

  • The Nebraska Certificate of Title must be issued in the name of the person awarded the vehicle after the divorce.
  • The Divorce Decree must identify the vehicle with year, make, model and Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).
  • The Divorce Decree must be signed by the judge and must be the original or a certified copy.

Lien

If a lien exists against the vehicle, the person awarded the vehicle must work with the lien holder to have the Certificate of Title sent to our office for transfer. A new security agreement may be required.

Application for Certificate of Title

An Application for Certificate of Title (PDF) will be required in the name of the person awarded the vehicle; the odometer section of the title must also be completed. A fee of $10 for the title and/or a fee of $7 for the lien notation will also apply.