Chapter 20, Section C:
Titling and Registering a New Boat

Revised August 29, 2008


Requirements for Titling and Registering a New Boat

  • Manufacturer’s Certificate of Origin (MCO)
    Must be the original; photocopies are not accepted.
  • Dealer’s Invoice
    Must be an original or a certified copy.
  • Lien Holder Information (if applicable)
  • Proof of Trade-in Vessel
  • Power of Attorney (POA) (as needed) 
    Must be an original or a certified copy.
  • Notice of Additional Requirements (as needed)
  • Identification
  • Application for Vessel Title and Registration (MVD-10003)

Assignment of New Mexico Registration Number

Please refer to Section F, Assignment of New Mexico Registration Number and Hull Identification Number (HIN).