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    Listed below are the necessary fees for registering and titling a motor vehicle in the state of Louisiana.

    Title Fee$68.50
    Title Correction$68.50
    Record Mortgage with UCC$15.00
    Record Mortgage with other than UCC$10.00
    License Transfer$3.00
    Handling Fee$8.00


    PlatesFeesExpiration
    Motorcycle$12.004 years
    Motor Home$50.002 year
    Commercial$10.001 year
    Boat Trailer (up to 1500 lbs)$25.004 years
    Utility Trailer (up to 500 lbs)$12.004 years
    All other Trailers

    $ 10.00
    $ 40.00
    $ 70.00
    1 year
    4 years
    Permanent
    Trucks (up to 6000 lbs GVW)$40.004 years


    These are the most commonly occuring fees.  Other fees are available upon request.


    Automobile Plates


    Automobile license plates are based upon the selling price of the vehicle. The current rate is .1% of the value of the vehicle per year, with a minimum base of $10,000. The license plates are sold in two year increments, therefore the minimum price is $20.00.
    Vehicle ValuePlate Fee
    10000 - 10499$20.00
    10500 - 11499$22.00
    11500 - 12499$24.00
    12500 - 13499$26.00
    13500 - 14499$28.00
    14500 - 15499$30.00
    15500 - 16499$32.00
    16500 - 17499$34.00
    17500 - 18499$36.00
    18500 - 19499$38.00
    19500 - 20499$40.00
    20500 - 21499$42.00
    21500 - 22499$44.00
    22500 - 23499$46.00
    23500 - 24499$48.00
    24500 - 25499$50.00
    25500 - 26499$52.00
    26500 - 27499$54.00
    27500 - 28499$56.00
    28500 - 29499$58.00
    29500 - 30499$60.00
    30500 - 31499$62.00
    31500 - 32499$64.00
    32500 - 33499$66.00
    33500 - 34499$68.00
    34500 - 35499$70.00
    35500 - 36499$72.00
    36500 - 37499$74.00
    37500 - 38499$76.00
    38500 - 39499$78.00
    39500 - 40499$80.00
    40500 - 41499$82.00




    Acceptable methods of payment for vehicle registration transactions are as follows:
    • Personal or Business Checks (A drivers license number must be included or your check will be returned.)
    • Cashiers Checks
    • Money Orders
    • Cash - (Please do not send cash through the mail.)