ORV's, ORM's, UTV's

An owner of an off-road utility vehicle (ORV) may register or title an ORV in order to legally operate the ORV on public ice, a designated riding area, or a designated riding trail. Registration is not required for ORVs being used for agricultural purposes.

Documentation necessary to register and title a snowmobile, ATV, ORM, OMV, ORV, or UTV:

  • Application form filled out and signed by buyer
  • New –Manufacturer’s Statement of Origin (MSO or MCO)
  • Used- Bill of Sale - signed by seller and notarized and
  • If not previously registered or titled: Affidavit for Unregistered vehicle signed by seller and notarized and inspected by peace officer and signed
  • Title – if vessel was previously titled - signed by seller

Iowa Off-Highway Vehicle Registration Reference Guide

Iowa Department of Natural Resources

Affidavit & Applications

Applications and Forms
ATVs
Bill of Sale
Birth Death Marriage
Boats
Groundwater Hazard Forms
Marriage Licenses
Military Records
ORVs
Recording Legal Documents
Recreational Vehicles
Requirements and Standards
Snowmobiles
Vital Records

Bill of Sale

Applications and Forms
ATVs
Bill of Sale
Birth Death Marriage
Boats
Groundwater Hazard Forms
Marriage Licenses
Military Records
ORVs
Recording Legal Documents
Recreational Vehicles
Requirements and Standards
Snowmobiles
Vital Records