Mobile homes, motor homes and station wagonsMobile homes
A mobile home is a unit of housing which is built on a permanent chassis and is designed to be used, when connected to utilities, as a dwelling. In the State of New Jersey, a mobile home must be titled within 10 days of purchase or face a penalty fee.
The titling process for a mobile home is similar to titling a vehicle; however, mobile homes are exempt from registration and inspection. Under certain conditions, used mobile homes are also exempt from sales tax.
To acquire a title for a new or used mobile home visit your local Motor Vehicle Agency with the following documents:
Motor homes and station wagons
To register a motor home as a recreational passenger vehicle, you need to visit any MVC Agency with the vehicle title and/or the manufacturer's Certificate of Origin (MCO)
These vehicles will be registered at the highest passenger weight class for the vehicle.
Within 14 days of registration, you must have the vehicle inspected with your valid license, new registration and proof of insurance.