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Tennessee Certificate of Title Surety Bond Information

A Title Surety Bond (also known as a Bonded Title, Certificate of Title Bond, Defective Title Bond, Lost Vehicle Title Bond or DMV Bond) allows a vehicle owner to claim ownership and register the vehicle with the state. The surety bond is typically required by the current owner in order to legally transfer ownership and register the vehicle In Tennessee, the bond is issued for a 3 year term and the bond amount must be equal to the appraised value of the vehicle. Applicants must verify their required bond amount with the state prior to requesting the bond from us. The state should provide you with a bond form.

How Much Does a Certificate of Title Bond Cost in Tennessee?

Certificate of Title Bond ($6,500 or Less)

Bonds up to $6,500

3-Year Bond

Certificate of Title Bond ($6,501 to $30,000)

Bonds over $6,500 up to $30,000

3-Year Bond
1.5% of the Bond Amount

Certificate of Title Bond (over $30,000)

Bonds over $30,000

3-Year Bond

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