Gallatin County, Montana
Registration FAQ's
What needs to be registered in Montana?
  • Automobiles and Light Trucks (one ton or less);
  • Large trucks (large than one ton);
  • Trailers:  Utility and Travel Trailers (this is a one time permanent registration);
  • Vessels:  Motorized and sailboats (this is a one time permanent registration);
  • ATV's, motorcycles (this is a one time permanent registration);
  • Snowmobiles (this is a one time permanent registration); and,
  • Motorhomes.
Fee Information:
  • For general fee information, please see www.dojmt.gov/driving (State of Montana website).
  • For specific fee information, mail, e-mail, or fax (406) 582-3082 the following information and we will estimate your registration fees:
  • Year
  • Make
  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN #)
  • If you are renewing a vehicle that is already registered in Montana, mail, e-mail, or fax (406) 582-3082 the following information and we will estimate your registration fees:
  • Title Number; or,
  • Plate Number; or,
  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN #)

Who needs to register in Montana?
  • Montana residents
  • Temporary workers in Montana
  • Students working in Montana