Municipal & Agent Services

Municipal Agent Information

This section provides municipalities with the training and oversight necessary to act as agents of the Secretary of State to provide motor vehicle registrations and related credentials to their residents. The unit conducts workshops and refresher training programs, writes and updates registration procedure manuals, and conducts on-site reviews. Ongoing training, including annual fall workshops, are offer to all municipalities. The unit also provides support by phone and email to assist municipal agents with questions regarding motor vehicle transactions.

HELPFUL INFORMATION

2017 Municipal Training Schedule

 

 

 

 

Maine law authorizing the appointment of municipal agents to issue, renew and transfer registrations:
http://legislature.maine.gov/statutes/29-A/title29-Asec201.html

Maine law authorizing the appointment of agents for the issuance of noncommercial driver's license renewals, duplicates of noncommercial driver's license renewals and nondriver identification card renewals:
http://legislature.maine.gov/statutes/29-A/title29-Asec202.html

Registration Agent Information

This department provides registration agents with the training and monitoring of registration agents in the registration of motor vehicles. Our work includes training registration agents to act as agents of the Secretary of State. We provide ongoing training and offer phone support to all registration agents with any issues related to motor vehicle transactions.

Maine Law authorizing the appointment of registration agents:
http://legislature.maine.gov/statutes/29-A/title29-Asec204.html

Rules regarding the requirements for non-governmental registration agents:
http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/rules/29/chaps29.htm (Chapter 110)

For Registration Agent questions or comments you may contact the BMV Municipal & Agent Services Section at (207) 624-9000 ext. 52163 or by Email: municipal.bmv@maine.gov.

For questions related to the registering of trailers, you may contact the BMV Registration Section at (207) 624-9000 ext. 52151 or by Email: Trailerunit.bmv@maine.gov.