Corrected or Updated Title

What you will need:

1. Original Kentucky Title

2. Application for Title/Registration (TC96-182).

Complete the following:

  • Type of application desired
  • Vehicle Identification Section
  • Odometer Disclosure
  • Owner/Buyer Section, including current owner's name, SSN and address
  • Check the appropriate boxes for the lien information
  • Signature and Notary

If your name has changed and you would like to update your title, also submit a copy of your marriage license, divorce decree or court order. A copy of your updated photo ID and an Application for Change of Name (FCC-84-256) may be substituted.

If the application for an updated title is for the purpose of applying for an additional loan, the owner will be given the yellow copy of the Registration Receipt. This "goldenrod" copy should be taken to the lender for processing.


$6.00 - Application notarized out of our office
$9.00 - Application notarized by the County Clerk's office

To process by mail, send to:

Fayette County Clerk
162 E Main St.
Lexington, KY 40507

A registration will be mailed from our office. The new title will be mailed to the address listed on the application in about four weeks.

NOTE: Adding or removing an owner from the title/registration is not an update.
Please see transfer of ownership for instructions.

Acceptable Methods of Payment


To process in person: Make an appointment to visit the Renewal Department

All appointments are at the Fayette County Clerk’s Office, 162 E. Main St., Lexington, KY 40507.

At your designated appointment time, proceed to the 2nd Floor entrance in the Helix Garage to check-in. (Do not use the front doors)  You will then be directed to the appropriate department for your appointment.

A mask will be required while inside the building.

Only the individual renewing will be permitted in the building, anyone accompanying them will have to wait outside.

For all transactions processed by the renewal department please have all related paperwork in hand at the time of your appointment.  Do not make an appointment through this link for any transfers/change of ownership, or business related to the recording department (deeds, mortgages, marriage license).

Click here to make an appointment with the Renewal Department