How to Prepare for a Massachusetts Salvage Inspection

Once a salvage-titled vehicle has been repaired, it must pass an inspection before it can be driven legally. Salvage inspections are conducted by the Massachusetts State Police at 5 locations throughout the Commonwealth. Here is some things you will need to know:

Starting November 12, 2019 you can both pay the $50 fee and schedule an inspection appointment by visiting www.Mass.Gov/RMV You will need the VIN # and title number.

Or, you can bring a Massachusetts salvage title, completed application for Inspection of a Salvaged Motor Vehicle and pay the $50 salvage inspection fee to a RMV Service Center. You can then schedule an appointment for inspection by calling the Massachusetts State Police Salvage Unit at 857-368-7394.

For the inspection you will need a completed and signed application, current Mass. salvage title, insurance appraisal report, bills of sale (receipt or invoice) proving the purchase of all major component parts used to restore the vehicle and a receipt confirming payment of the $50 salvage inspection fee.

If you have any questions contact us at Siver Insurance Agency and we can explain things more in depth. Call us at 978-368-8558 or email us at