owner must provide the original out-of-state title or if
the title is being held in another state, the lienholder
may fax to the local County Treasurer, a copy of the front
and back of the title. The Ellis County Treasury fax
number is 785-628-9470.
Motor Vehicle Examination (MVE-1) is required from the Kansas
Highway Patrol. The Highway Patrol requires:
B. Title (or a faxed copy-certified from the Treasurer’s
C. The owner’s driver’s license,
D. $20 cash
The Highway Patrol is located at 1821 Frontier Road in
Hays. Their hours for MVE-1 examinations are Monday
thru Friday, 9:30-12:00 noon.
Proof of Kansas current active liability insurance.
4. A lien release if the vehicle lien is paid off.
(Notary may be required, depending on the state)