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Temporary Registration

Welcome to the Motor Vehicle Online Non-Resident Temporary Registration System

This system is for purchasing temporary motor vehicle registration. Nonresidents gainfully employed in this state and driving vehicles that are not registered with the state of North Dakota are subject to temporary registration for a minimum of 6 months. Temporary registration includes car/pickup, truck/tractor, and motorcycle. Vehicles currently registered through the International Registration Plan (IRP) with North Dakota listed on the IRP Cab Card are excluded from temporary registration requirements.

Current fees charged for a North Dakota temporary registration plus a $10 permit fee per vehicle:

Weight 6 Month Fee 12 Month Fee
Passenger vehicles, pickups, vans, trucks
Less than 20,001 $60 $120
Motorcycles $30 $60
20,001 - 42,000 $220 $440
42,001 - 62,000 $380 $760
62,001 - 82,000 $530 $1,060
82,001 - 105,500 $900 $1,800

If you have any technical problems accessing the online temporary registration application, contact the Motor Vehicle Division at (701) 328-2725.

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