DMV: Obtaining Wrecker Plates

Obtaining Wrecker Plates 

Holiday Schedule: DMV customer service centers will close for the Memorial Day holiday on Friday, May 27 at 12:30 p.m. and reopen Tuesday, May 31 at 7:45 a.m.  
All AAA offices will be open to process renewals for driver licenses and non-driver ID cards during their normal business hours on Friday, May 27 and Saturday, May 28.  AAA offices will be closed on Monday, May 30.

Note: Wrecker inspections must be performed by the DMV's Commercial Vehicle Safety Division (860-263-5446) prior to the issuance of wrecker plates.

After the wrecker has passed the inspection, you will need the following documentation for registration:

  • Completed Application for Registration and Certificate of Title (Form H-13). Download the form, fill out online, and print to bring with you.
  • Proof of ownership (title or certificate of origin)
  • A Bill of Sale or invoice
  • Passed wrecker inspection report (form R-294)
  • A copy of the dealer/repairer license
  • A copy of the towing and storage rates obtained from:
Dealers and Repairers Division
60 State Street
Wethersfield, CT 06161
Hours of Operation:  Tuesday - Friday - 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Phone - 860-263-5056
What it will cost:
  • A two-year registration fee is $125 plus additional fees for taxes and title.

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