Virginia Repo Laws - Repossession Laws
Repo Laws - Repossession Laws in Virginia:
Where do I refer to for Title or License Registration?
For state Title and License Information, refer to:
Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles
P.O. Box 27412
Richmond, Virginia 23269
Telephone: (804) 367-0538
Fee for search of records is $5.00.
Shown on title held by lienholder.
Per the Uniform Commercial Code
adopted January, 1967: Recorded in
office of Clerk of the Circuit Court
of the county where property is
located, if it is located in a city,
then with the Clerk of the
As per the UCC, repossession is
allowed and permitted as long as it
The State allows the debtor ten (10)
days to redeem.
Judgment notes are valid. Taking
does not bar suit for price and
Liens must appear on the certificate
itself and no other recording is
Title in lienholder's name.
Documents Required for Liquidation:
If Virginia title, must be in the name of the lienholder. Will accept repossession affidavit from other states.
Remain with the owner / debtor, and are transferable.
All recovery requirements and fees are current as of 2002.
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