DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES
To: Tax Collectors and License Plate Agents
From: Carl A. Ford, Director
Advisory Number: T05-10
As a result of the passage of House Bill
1697, the following changes/amendments will become effective
In addition to designing the title validation sticker, programming will be necessary to implement the issuance of an original or replacement title validation sticker. The proposed date of implementation is October 2005. Until that date, the customer must complete a form HSMV 82054, Application for Original or Replacement Title Validation Sticker for an Off-Highway Vehicle, and submit it along with the required fee of $2.10 to:
Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
ATTN: Off-Highway Vehicle, MS# 68
Once programming is completed, the tax collector offices and license plate agencies will have the ability to issue title validation stickers. However, any application that was previously mailed to the address above will be processed and mailed to the customer at the address shown on the application.
The form HSMV 82054,
Application for Original or Replacement Title Validation Sticker for an
Off-Highway Vehicle, will be available on the department's website by
DMV Procedure TL-44, (Application for Certificate of Title for an Off-Highway Vehicle), has been revised and posted on the department’s web site at:
Please advise all dealers in your county of this requirement.
Programming will be necessary in order for the brand selection "insurance declared total loss" to be added to the brand table. The proposed date for implementation for this addition is October 2005. In the meantime, should you receive an application with the designation "Insurance declared total loss," please select "total loss" in conjunction with "rebuildable" until programming is complete.
DMV Procedure TL-06, (Mandatory Use Designation and Brands on Florida Certificates of Title), has been revised and posted to the department’s web site at:
DMV Procedure TL-36, (Total Loss Settlements Involving Insurance Companies), has been revised and posted to the department’s web site at:
Form HSMV 82363, (Application for Salvage Title/Certificate of Destruction), has been revised and posted to the department’s web site at:
As a result of the passage of Senate Bill
492, the following changes/amendments will become effective
DMV Procedure TL-26, (Transfer of Certificate of Title Upon Sale for Towing and Storage Lien or Application for Certificate of Destruction by Towing Company), has been revised and posted to the department’s web site at:
If you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact your Tax Collector Help Desk.