April 2020 NMVTIS Guide Revision

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles

Please review the following information and distribute as appropriate.

The latest update to the NMVTIS Guide (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System workstations and at www.txdmv.gov.

We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments or suggestions to VTR_Title_Reg-Manual-Update@txdmv.gov (please note the underscores between VTR and Title and between Title and Reg).

Updates for this release are marked with red change bars in the text. 

Chapter 1 – Overview
Section 1.5, “State Participation,” was updated with a new map to represent the states participating in NMVTIS.

Chapter 5 – Title Brands
Section 5.1, “NMVTIS Brands,” was updated with a note regarding new odometer brand errors that will reflect on the NMVTIS Inquiry Error Report that were added with Registration and Title System Release 9.5.1.

Chapter 7 – Title Numbers and Issue Date
Section 7.3, “Title Samples and Title Information,” was updated to clarify vehicles with a model year of 1999 or prior are exempt from titling in New Hampshire.

Thank you,

Jeremiah Kuntz, Director
Vehicle Titles and Registration Division
Texas Department of Motor Vehicles



If you have any questions concerning this communication, please contact your local TxDMV Regional Service Center.