You need an up-to-date registration card in order to drive your vehicle, so if your registration has been lost or stolen, you have no choice but to replace it. In that case, you've come to the right place. We'll walk you through the process of getting your car registration replaced as quickly and painlessly as possible. Just select your state and click "Get Started."
Replace your registration in Iowa
How to replace your registration in Iowa
If your vehicle registration card, license plate or stickers are lost, stolen, or damaged you may apply for a replacement in Iowa. You will usually need to complete the appropriate application for replacement license plates.
Applying for a replacement:
- Go to the County Assessor's office with a valid driver's license and the current license plate number.
- Complete the appropriate application for a replacement registration and pay a fee of $3.
- If your current registration card has been damaged, attach the damaged card to the application.