Welcome to the Land of Enchantment! If you’re asking yourself “How can I get a temporary license plate in New Mexico?” Look no further than MVD Express. At MVD Express, we are your local home team for all of your MVD needs. We do it all with fast and friendly service so that you spend less time on your temporary tags and more time on getting settled into our great state!

You will receive temporary tags on your visit with us to temporarily register your car with the state of New Mexico. The temporary tags will remain valid for 30 days. You have 60 days to register your car after you become a resident in New Mexico.

 

RECEIVING YOUR TEMPORARY NEW MEXICO TAGS

When you visit MVD Express, make sure to bring the following for a smooth and efficient process:

  • Proof of identity
  • Proof of ownership (title, old registration, bill of sale, etc)
  • Proof of insurance
    • Current auto insurance card OR
    • A copy of your current auto insurance policy OR
    • A letter on company letterhead from your insurance company verifying auto coverage

REGISTERING A VEHICLE AS A NEW RESIDENT IN NEW MEXICO

When you visit MVD Express, make sure to bring the following for a smooth vehicle registration:

  • Your emissions testing certificate (Bernalillo county only)
  • A complete application for Vehicle Title and Registration
  • The title or lien holders information
  • Proof of identity
  • Proof of residency
  • Proof of insurance
    • Current auto insurance card OR
    • A copy of your current auto insurance policy OR
    • A letter on company letterhead from your insurance company verifying auto coverage
  • Your vehicle’s odometer reading

If your title is unavailable, you can bring in the car’s registration document along with the lien holder’s information so we may formally request the title.

Vehicle registration will depend on the year, model and weight of your vehicle. Call or visit any of our locations in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Las Cruces, Santa Fe, or Gallup to find out more about MVD fees.

TEMPORARY TAGS AT MVD EXPRESS

MVD Express is here to meet all of your Albuquerque, NM new resident vehicle temp. tag needs. We’ll help you through the process with knowledgeable, helpful and fast service so that you can Get In, Get Done and Get Going!

Call your local MVD Express today to talk to one of our helpful staff members!
575-222-1686 in Las Cruces
505-226-9333 for all Other Offices
MVD Express is proud to serve New Mexico with locations in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Santa Fe and Las Cruces.