Tag Archives: vehicle registration

Last Updated August 10, 2017

Importing a Car to Costa Rica vs. Buying a Vehicle Here

March 18, 2017 - No Comments

The buying in Costa Rica vs. Importing-a-car-you-bought-elsewhere dilemma….

Should I use a company to buy the car ?

February 17, 2017 - No Comments

A lot of people have been told to use an S.A. to buy the car, for the purpose of asset protection. This may

Import Duties on Shipping a Car to Costa Rica

April 26, 2016 - 6 Comments

If you have a vehicle that you have owned and that is commonly imported to Costa Rica, you may consider shipping the car to Costa

Permit for vehicle to leave Costa Rica (temporary exit)

April 7, 2016 - 4 Comments

If you want to go see the Panama Canal or take a weekend trip to Nicaragua, then your car, truck, SUV or motorcycle with Costa

Costa Rica Vehicle Registration – Transfer Process

February 10, 2016 - 2 Comments

In Costa Rica the procedure must be done using a lawyer and there are 2 different ways you will encounter, depending on where you purchase.

Get a Vehicle Property Title Replaced

March 14, 2012 - No Comments

First of all, keep in mind that the property title is not a vital document in Costa Rica.  Vehicle ownership must be transferred with the

Costa Rican License Plates

March 13, 2012 - 2 Comments

Starting in January of 2012, the National Property Registry began using new license plates for cars being registered in the country for the first time.