Replacing Lost Titles and Plates

The Road Traffic Department facilitates the replacement of Title Certificates and Plates.


  1. A police report must be obtained to complete this process.
  2. Once the report is received, visit your nearest Road Traffic Department in New Providence or the Family islands.
  3. Provide the customer service representative with the supporting documents.
  4. The customer service representative will review the supporting documents and place the request for the replacement title or license plate.
  5. Payment for the replacement plate or title is due at the end of the request.
  6. Once the plate is received, the RTD department will notify the client

Supporting Documents Required:

  • Proof of age document (Passport, Birth Certificate or Voter’s Card)
  • Police Report

Additional Information:

Vehicle Registration and Inspection expire on the last day of the vehicle owner’s birth month.


Related Fee(s):

  • Replacement Plate $15
  • Replacement Title $15

Contact Us:

For more information, you may contact the Road Traffic Department at the address below:

Vehicle Registration Unit:
Thomas A. Robinson Stadium
Eastern Entrance Section 4
P.O. Box N-1615
Nassau, The Bahamas

Agency Contact Info:
Road Traffic Department
Eastern Entrance Section 4
P O Box N-1615
Nassau, The Bahamas


Tel.: (242)604-5402  |  (242)604-5428

Fax: (242)322-8910

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm except on public holidays. These times are adjusted to 9am to 3pm on month end, which represents Government payday and five (5) working days after.