New Jersey Electronic Liens & Titles (ELT)

Frequently Asked Questions about ELT in New Jersey:

How do I sign up for the ELT program?
Note that New Jersey does not currently offer an ELT program.

However, please contact or visit for more information about working with non-ELT programs and the DDI Title Center.

How do I request a motor vehicle record?
Copies of Title, Lien Search, and Copies of Registration Applications can all be requested from the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Certified Information Unit. There is a fee of $15.00 for most records. More information on the Copies of Title (motor vehicle record) is available from the New Jersey MVC website.

What is the fee to apply for a lien on a title?
The standard fee for recording a lien is $85. Details about the application requirements are on the New Jersey MVC website. Note that lending institutions will require a Corporation Code to file a lien.

Who do I contact in New Jersey when I have questions about liens or titles?
Contact the Certified Information Unit at (609) 292-4102.

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