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FINANCE - VEHICLE LICENSING AND REGISTRATION DIVISION

MOTOR VEHICLES REGISTRATION FEE INFORMATION

Motor Vehicle Forms

Fees displayed at the on-line payment site; https://mvr.ehawaii.gov/ are automatically updated. Please contact the Motor Vehicle Registration office, or your renewal notice, to confirm totals prior to mailing in payments. The on-line payment site can only be used for registration renewals.

REGISTRATION FEES All vehicles are subject to an annual tax computed according to the net weight of each vehicle. Vehicles must be registered in the county in which the vehicle is physically located.
VEHICLE DISPOSAL FEE $12.00
BEAUTIFICATION FEE $1.00
EMBLEM RENEWAL $.50
STATE WEIGHT TAX Vehicles up to 4,000 pounds are 1.75 cents per pound.
Vehicles 4,001 pounds to 7,000 pounds are 2 cents per pound.
Vehicles 7,001 pounds up to 10,000 pounds are 2.25 cents per pound.
Vehicles over 10,001 pounds are a flat rate of $300.
STATE FEE $45.00
COUNTY WEIGHT TAX All passenger vehicles are .75 cents per pound for all weights (minimum $6.00).
Passenger trucks up to and including 6,500 pounds are .75 cents per pound (minimum $6.00).
Freight vehicles and all trucks over 6,500 pounds are 2 cents per pound.
COUNTY FEE $5.00
TRANSFER FEE $5.00 - the annual fee must also be included if the vehicle has not been licensed for the current year of within 45 days of the vehicle’s staggered expiration month.
DUPLICATE TITLE $5.00
DUPLICATE REGISTRATION $5.00
EMBLEM REPLACEMENT $ .50
PLATE REPLACEMENT $5.00
OUT-OF-STATE VEHICLES All vehicles must be registered within 30 days of arrival into Hawaii.
The following is required:
  1. Title (if no lienholder) and current registration.
  2. Bill of Lading.
  3. Hawaii safety inspection certificate (Hawaii motor vehicle insurance identification card required when motor vehicle is safety inspected).