Lost Boat Title

What you will need:

1. Affidavit for Replacement (TC96-167) (See Example)

Complete the following:

  • The upper half of the form with signature and notary
  • Check boxes to indicate the title has been lost

2. Application for Boat Title/Registration (TC96-184) (See Example)

Complete the following:

  • Boat Information Section
  • Owner/Buyer Section, including current owner's name, SSN and address
  • Check the appropriate boxes for the lien information
  • Signature and notary


$6.00 - Application notarized out of our office
$9.00 - Application notarized by the County Clerk's office

To process by mail, send to:

Fayette County Clerk
162 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507

A registration will be mailed from our office. The new title will be mailed to the registered owner within 3-4 business days. (If pending a lien, the title will not print for 30 days.)

Acceptable Methods of Payment:
Cash, Certified Check, Cashier's Check, Money Order, MasterCard, Visa and Personal Check
A processing fee is charged on all credit and debit card transactions.

Paperwork may be dropped off in the grey drop box beside our 2nd level entrance in the Helix garage.  Be sure to include your mailing address and a way to contact you (email address and/or phone number).