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Manufactured Homes & Recreational Park Trailers

Manufactured Homes

Manufactured Home
Office Trailer/Commercial Coach

Manufactured homes, mobile homes and office trailers (commercial coaches) are titled by the state Manufactured Housing Division, which also licenses dealerships, installers and other segments of the industry.

Manufactured homes are registered and taxed by County Assessors. Contact both agencies.

The Nevada Department of Transportation issues movement permits. The Nevada Highway Patrol can provide traffic control services.

Recreational Park Trailers

Recreational Park Trailer

Recreational park trailers or “park models” of up to 400 square feet are titled by the DMV. Please present all proof of ownership documents such as a Dealer's Report of Sale, sales or lease contract, Manufacturer's Certificate of Origin and/or an existing title.

A VIN inspection is required on trailers brought in from another state. DMV may collect sales taxes on out-of-state dealer sales. Trailers of more than 400 square feet are considered manufactured homes. 

Recreational park trailers are registered and taxed by County Assessors in the same manner as manufactured homes. You must contact both the DMV and the County Assessor.

Contact the Nevada Department of Transportation for information on movement permits.

NRS 482.1005 "Recreational park trailer" defined. "Recreational park trailer" means a vehicle which is primarily designed to provide temporary living quarters for recreational, camping or seasonal use and which:

  1. Is built on a single chassis mounted on wheels;
  2. Has a gross trailer area not exceeding 400 square feet in the set-up mode; and 
  3. Is certified by the manufacturer as complying with Standard No. A119.5 of the American National Standards Institute. 

RVs, Travel Trailers & Boats

Recreational vehicles, motor homes, travel trailers and 5th wheel trailers are registered and titled by the Department of Motor Vehicles. All registration requirements, fees and taxes are identical to other vehicles and trailers.

See Vehicle Registration or the Registration Requirements Tip Sheet. You may obtain an Estimate of Registration Fees online using the model year and the Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price.

Boats are registered by the Nevada Division of Wildlife. Boat trailers are registered by DMV.