Monthly Archives: April 2021

webDEALER Programming for End of Waiver Period Due to COVID-19

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Governor Greg Abbott waived the time in which to apply for a vehicle title and the associated delinquent transfer penalty on March 16, 2020.  As a result, the delinquent transfer penalty does not apply … Continue reading

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End of Waiver to Extend Acceptance Timeframe of the Law Enforcement Identification Number Inspection (Form VTR-68-A) due to COVID-19

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Governor Greg Abbott waived the time in which to apply for a vehicle title and the associated delinquent transfer penalty as of March 16, 2020.  As a result, the 30-calendar day timeframe to accept … Continue reading

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End of Statutory Waivers Due to COVID-19: Processing Vehicle Registration and Title Transactions and Enforcement of Registration

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles announced in December of 2020 that the temporary waivers issued by Governor Greg Abbott regarding certain vehicle registration and titling requirements would last through April 14, 2021. The … Continue reading

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Enforcement of Registration: Lifting of Waivers Due to COVID-19

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles announced in December of 2020 that the temporary waivers issued by Governor Greg Abbott regarding certain vehicle registration requirements would last through April 14, 2021. The temporary waiver … Continue reading

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eLINC System is back online

The eLINC system is back online.  The TxDMV regrets the earlier inconvenience.    Source: Motor Carriers eLINC System is back online

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eLinc System is Offline

The eLinc system is experiencing technical difficulties and is currently offline.  You may contact Credentialing Services at 1-800-299-1700, option 3 for more information. The TxDMV regrets the inconvenience. We will send out a notification when eLinc is back online.    … Continue reading

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Correction: RTS – Search by Owner Feature (4/8/2021 @ 10:03AM)

Good morning, The VIN Look Up feature is currently working. The Search by Owner feature will not be available for the rest of today. This feature should be restored tomorrow. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you … Continue reading

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Update: RTS – Search by Own the Search by Owner/VIN Look Up (4/8/2021 @ 9:48AM)

Good morning, The Search by Owner/VIN Look Up feature will not be available for the rest of today. This feature should be restored tomorrow. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers. Thank you, Texas … Continue reading

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Resolved: RTS System is Available (4/8/2021 @ 9:15AM)

Good morning, The RTS services have been restored with the exception of the Search By Owner/VIN Look Up feature. Support staff continue to troubleshoot that issue. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers. Thank … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS Unavailable (4/8/2021 @ 8:45AM)

Good morning, The RTS system is currently unavailable. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers. Thank you, Texas Department of Motor VehiclesIT Department     … Continue reading

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Huntsville Lockdown April 6, 2021

As of today, April 6, 2021, the Wynne Unit in Huntsville is under lockdown status. This is a routine lockdown. At this time, TDCJ anticipates being in lockdown status through the week and possibly into next week.   No special plate … Continue reading

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Resolved: TxDMV Call Centers Available (4/5/2021 @ 11:23 AM)

Good morning,   All Texas Department of Motor Vehicles call centers are now available. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers.   Thank you,   Texas Department of Motor Vehicles IT Department   Source: Dealers and … Continue reading

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Media Advisory: Vehicle Title & Registration Waiver Ends April 14, 2021

Media Advisory Vehicle Title & Registration Waiver Ends April 14, 2021Texans have until the end of that day to complete overdue transactions (AUSTIN, Texas – April 5, 2021) The temporary waiver of certain vehicle title and registration requirements, announced by Governor … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: TxDMV Call Centers unavailable (4/5/2021 @ 10:14 AM)

Good morning,   All Texas Department of Motor Vehicles call centers are currently unavailable. Telecommunication support staff are currently working to identify and resolve the issue.    We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers.   … Continue reading

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April 2021 Motor Vehicle Title Manual Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Motor Vehicle Title Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System (RTS) workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments … Continue reading

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April 2021 Registration Manual Revisions

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Motor Vehicle Registration Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System (RTS) workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. The department welcomes your feedback and encourages you to email any … Continue reading

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