Vehicle Industry Registration Procedures Manual

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Section 2 of 38

Chapter 1: General Registration Information

1.090 Name and/or Address Too Long

The registered or legal owner name or address will be abbreviated when the information exceeds the space limitations of the DMV automated system. If there is insufficient room:

  • “Doing business as” (DBA) will not be recorded on the document.
  • Only the name of the trust will appear on the printed document.
  • Only the appropriate abbreviations are being used.
  • Three lines for individual and/or company names or addresses will be used.
  • The name or address of an individual and/or company will be split.
  • Two names will be placed on one line.