Tuesday, November 28, 2017 beginning at 5:30 p.m. central standard time, the TN-BEAR system will be down for maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien

As of November 19, 2017 we have processed all Motor Vehicle Temporary Liens documents received in our office through November 18, 2017.

Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien Application:
  • Use the online wizard to create a new Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien Application. It can be filed online if payment is made using an e-check, credit card or debit card or can be printed to mail in with a paper check.
Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien Search:
  • Online access to Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien records. Search by debtor name, VIN, or document number to obtain information on Motor Vehicle Temporary Liens.
Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien Articles of Correction:
  • Download a fillable 'PDF' file to be used to submit Articles of Correction to a previously filed Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien.
Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien Database Download:
  • Download the Tennessee Motor Vehicle Temporary Lien database.