Auto Title Services
You’ve lost your title and it’s nowhere in sight, not even in your favorite hiding spot. Don’t fear, here at Auto Title of Louisiana (ATLA) we can get you a duplicate and we can get it fast!
- 1. Duplicate Titles
- 2. Expedited Titles
- 3. Record or Release Liens
- 4. Title Corrections
- 5. Notarization of Title (for individuals who may be selling their vehicle to someone that lives in another state)
- 6. Electronic Lien and Title Service (ELT; used by Banks, Credit Unions, etc.)
Q. I want to sell or donate my vehicle, do I even need a Title?
A. Yes. A Duplicate Title can be ordered so you can complete the sale or act of donation.
Q. How can I obtain a Duplicate Title?
A. You, as the owner must sign a Duplicate Title Affidavit before a notary. This can be done before any notary or here at ATLA. There is always a notary on duty so we have it covered.
Q. My Title has a Co-Owner, must the other owner co-apply for a Duplicate Title?
A. Yes, if there are two owners listed on a vehicle, then both must sign a Duplicate Title Affidavit before a notary.This can be done before any notary or here at ATLA. There is always a notary on duty so we have it covered.
Q. Wait, my title shows I still have a lien but my vehicle has been paid in full?
A. You must contact the lender who financed your vehicle and ask them for a Lien Release. Have them fax it directly to our office (504-887-0886). If the lender refuse to fax the release to us then we will have to wait for the original copy which will be mailed to you.
Q. How long will it take for my Duplicate Title to arrive?
A. A Duplicate Title generally takes seven to ten working days to arrive in the mail.
Q. Is there any way to Expedite a Duplicate Title?
A. Yes. Just ask us to have you Duplicate Title Expedited. It will be in our office the morning of the next business day.
Q. I’m trying to sell / buy a vehicle but the owner is deceased, can a Duplicate Title be issued for this situation?
A. No. A Duplicate Title cannot be issued if the owner is deceased. There are other options that can be used, give ATLA a call for more information (504-887-0588)
Q. My name is misspelled on my Title, can Auto Title of Louisiana help with this?
A. Yes. Just bring ATLA the incorrect title along with your identification and we can get a new title re-issued with the correct spelling.