If the title is from another state or the vehicle was registered in another state, and the model year of the vehicle is 2001 or newer, a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) check is required before you register the car.
How to Receive VIN Checks
VIN Checks can be completed:
Monday: 1:15pm - 3:30pm
Tuesday through Friday: 8:15am - 11:30am and 1:15pm - 3:30pm
Cumberland Safety Complex 1379 Diamond Hill Road Cumberland, RI 02864
To ensure the VIN Clerk is in the office, feel free to call 401-333-2500, ext. 3200, or email the clerk.
Please note that the title must be presented along with the vehicle at the time of the VIN check. If you own the vehicle, bring the original title. If there is a lien on the vehicle, bring a copy of the title.