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If the lienholder information is not provided in the assignment, will the title application be rejected by the department?

No, the lienholder information is not required in the assignment of the MSO or title, but if it is provided it must agree.

No, the lienholder information is not required in the assignment of the MSO or title, but if it is provided it must agree.
Related FAQs in Title Applications, Titles
Yes, the owner(s) and/or an authorized representative of the firm must sign and date his/her legal signature on the title application.
Yes. The owner name(s) on the title application must be identical to the owner name(s) in the assignment of the MSO, title or any other supporting document. This includes suffixes (Jr., III, etc.). If there is a variance in the owner’s name between the application and the assignment an affidavit attesting to the variance in the name may be provided.
If there is joint-ownership and the names are joined by “or”, only one owner is required to sign the title application. If there is joint-ownership and the names are joined by “and”, then both owners are required to sign the title application.
No, a bill of sale is not required to be provided for a leased vehicle.
Yes, a physical address located in Alabama must be provided for the owner on the application. A P.O. Box address may be provided for the special mailing address if there is no lienholder listed on the title application.
No, the state of Alabama does not require the assignment of an MSO or title to be notarized.