Title & Registration Resources


Accessing ARTS

ARTS Login

ARTS Access Letter of Intent

Privacy Act Agreement (Email completed Privacy Act Agreements to privacy.agreements@iowadot.us.)

Using ARTS

Adding Vehicles to ARTS

Assigning a Vehicle as a Truck

Model Year Search Similar Instructions

Template for Adding Vehicle into ARTS and Changing to Truck

System Issues: Email mvd.systemaccess@iowadot.us

Title & Registration

Calculating Fees

Battery Electric and Plug-In Hybrid Motor Vehicle Registration Fees

First Time Vehicle Registration Exceeding 12 Months

Registration Fees by Vehicle Type

How to Calculate Your Transfer Fee/Credit

Lease to Retail: Personalized Plate

Contiguous Jurisdiction

Contiguous County List Spreadsheet

Frequently Asked Questions

Individual County Maps

Odometer Corrections

Send odometer correction submissions to odometer.corrections@iowadot.us.

Salvage Vehicles/Damage Disclosure

2021 Legislation – Salvage Designation from 50% to 70%



Acceptance of Electronic Signature

Definition of Printed Name on Physical Documents

Iowa DOT Forms

Motor Vehicle Purchase Agreement

Changes to IADA’s Motor Vehicle Purchase Agreement

Title Application

Lease Title Application Changes 2022

Retail Title Application Changes 2022

Standard Terminology for Vehicle Information on Title Applications

Title Application Third Page | Retail

Title Application Third Page | Lease


Iowa DOT

Bureau of Investigation & Identity Protection County Assignments

Dealer Programs: 515.237.3156 or dealer.programs@iowadot.us