To operate a street-legal vehicle in Florida, you must register it with the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV). This process can be confusing, so we have put together this guide to help make it as easy as possible.
What should I know about street legal in Florida?
First, gather all the necessary documents, including proof of ownership, proof of Florida insurance, and identification. Next, visit your local DHSMV office or complete the registration application online. Finally, pay the required fees for registration and any additional taxes or charges. Your new registration and license plate should arrive in the mail within a few weeks. Remember to renew your registration annually to keep your vehicle street-legal in Florida.
It’s important to note that certain vehicles, such as off-road or antique cars, have different registration requirements. Be sure to research these specifics before attempting to register your vehicle. Happy driving!
We hope this information has been useful to you.