Vehicle Industry Registration Procedures Manual

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Section 20 of 38

Chapter 19: Salvage – Nonrepairable – Junk Vehicles

19.035 Nonreceipt of Salvage or Nonrepairable Vehicle Certificate

Issue a no-fee duplicate salvage certificate when DMV’s records show a salvage certificate was issued, and the applicant states it was not received. Allow 30 days from issuance of the salvage certificate before processing a nonreceipt application.

The following must be submitted:

  • A completed Application for Salvage Certificate or Nonrepairable Vehicle Certificate (REG 488C) form.
  • A completed Statement of Facts (REG 256) form certifying they did not receive the original salvage certificate issued by DMV