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Motor Vehicle Title and Registration Release Schedule

Read-Only Phase - begins October 2016

  • MNLARS infrastructure put in place.
  • New identity access management system (IAM) introduced to government agencies and private entities with legal access to DVS records.
  • Motor vehicle record data converted from mainframe to MNLARS


Adoption Phase - December 2016 through spring 2017

  • Deputy registrars and DVS staff transition to new IAM system.
  • Training and practice environment available for deputy registrars to become familiar with motor vehicle transactions in MNLARS before the system goes live in spring 2017.


Read/Write Phase - Spring 2017

  • All title and registrations transactions will be done through MNLARS.
  • Motor vehicle records will be updated in real time.