A New Mexico bill of sale is a legal document used to transfer ownership of a valuable item from one person to another, based on the specific state laws of New Mexico (NM).
You should use a bill of sale in New Mexico if you’re buying or selling a car (or any type of vehicle), a boat, a gun/firearm, a motorcycle, or a horse.
Bill of Sale – By Type (5)
A form to buy or sell a motor vehicle in New Mexico. In many states, a bill of sale is required to register a vehicle at the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).
A document to transfer ownership of recreational water vehicles (such as motorboats, sailboats, yachts, and jet skis) in the state of New Mexico.
A form to buy or sell a trailer (or any non-motorized vehicle pulled by another vehicle) in the state of New Mexico and register it at the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).
A document to transfer ownership of a gun (such as a handgun, rifle, or shotgun) in the state of New Mexico, and avoid legal or criminal issues involving the weapon after it is sold.
A form to record the transfer of a motorcycle in the state of New Mexico. By detailing information about the bike being sold, you can protect yourself from fraudulent sales.
Vehicle Registration Forms
- Bill of Sale
- Odometer Disclosure Statement (Form MVD-10187)
- Certificate of Title (for a replacement title, use Application Form MVD-10901)
- Application for Vehicle Title and Registration
- Manufacturer’s Certificate of Origin
- Power of Attorney (if someone registers on the vehicle owner’s behalf)
- Valid driver’s license
- Proof of Insurance with Minimum Requirements:
- $25,000 for bodily injury to or death of one person
- $50,000 for bodily injury to or death of two or more persons
- $10,000 for property damage in any one accident
- Registration fees
Boat Registration Forms