The Michigan Trailer/Watercraft/Snowmobile Bill of Sale Form TR-207 is a legal document that will prove the sale and purchase of any of the vehicles stated. This form will prove change of ownership and will provide all required identification, respectively. Notarization of this document is not require, but may be implemented should the parties decide to do so.
Register a Trailer, Snowmobile or Watercraft in Michigan
If you reside in Michigan or are preparing to do so and will purchase recreational vehicles or trailers, you will have to register all of these just as if you would register a car, in this state.
Where to Register – You may appear in person and present the appropriate documents to register any on or off road vehicle.
Needed to Register – You may appear in person at any MI SOS office and complete your title applications (if needed) and register your recreational vehicle or trailer. If the trailer is less that 2500 pounds, it will not require registration.
- You will also need the following:
- Title showing change of ownership
- Photo ID
- Last registration, if any
- A bill of sale
- Hull ID Number if it’s a larger watercraft
- Odometer Statement
- Proof of insurance
- Be prepared to pay all fees at registration
Once you’ve registered any of these items, you will receive the appropriate decals and instructions on where to legally place them on each vehicle.
How To Write
Step 1 – At the top of the document:
- Enter the seller’s name
- Check one of the following boxes appropriately:
- Non-titled trailer
- Non-titled watercraft
Step 2 – Vehicle Information – Complete all of the required fields in this section:
- Serial Number
- Registration Number
- Year of Last Decal
- Date of Sale
Step 3 – Buyer’s Information – Enter the following:
- Buyer’s Name
- Street Address
- Zip Code
Step 4 – Seller’s Information – Seller must complete the following fields entirely:
- Selling Price
- Signature of Seller
- Seller’s Street Address
- Zip Code
Step 5 – For Commercial Use – Read the statement and provide the following information:
- Empty Scale Weight
- Business Name
- Signature of Weighmaster
- Business Address