IPM Program

Who should use this program information?

This page provides information on the Insurance Policy Management (IPM) program (formerly known as UMS – Uninsured Motorist System). This information is intended for any insurance company, insurance agent, or Service Provider that is currently participating in the Massachusetts IPM Program.

NOTE: RMV data is only available to permitted users. Refer to Section 1 of the Agreement for Access to Records and Data Maintained by the Registry of Motor Vehicles, which can be found in the IPM Documents page on this site.

Vehicle Owner’s Limited Power of Attorney (LPOA) Form and Power of Attorney for Registration and Title Application Policy – Effective August 21, 2023

The RMV's policy specifies what is acceptable for the completion of the TTLREG109 – Vehicle Owner’s Limited Power of Attorney (POA) Form

View the POA Questions & Answers (Q&As) for additional details regarding the Vehicle Owner’s Limited Power of Attorney (LPOA) Form and Policy.

Registration & Title Application (RTA) and Insurance Certification Policy – Effective January 1, 2023

The RMV's policy* specifies what is acceptable for the completion of a Registration and Title Application. This document also outlines the usage of an Insurance Stamp and a Standalone Insurance Certificate.

*NOTE: Policy was revised on 12/8/2022 to state the Standalone Insurance Certificate is valid for EVR Transactions Only.

RMV Labels and Stickers on Certificates of Title Policy – Effective August 1, 2022

The RMV's policy specifies what is acceptable regarding the application of a sticker or label on a Certificate of Title. Labels or stickers must be affixed along the edge of the Certificate of Title and must not cover or conceal any information in the body of the Title.

NOTE: The RMV has sole discretion whether or not a sticker or label is appropriately affixed to a Certificate of Title or if its removal has in any way affected the fidelity of a Title.

RMV New Electronic Signature Policy

The RMV's policy specifies what is acceptable in the form of an electronic signature for use on RMV and Department of Revenue (DOR) documents associated with the processing of Registration and Title transactions.

RMV Lienholder Code List

The RMV has published a current listing of lienholder codes. Anyone filling out a Registration and Title Application (RTA) for a vehicle that has a lienholder must enter the correct lienholder code and address on the RTA. This will ensure the title and/or electronic record is sent to the correct party once the transaction is processed. Note: The information contained in the listing is accurate as of the date displayed on the bottom of the document.

Useful Links

Commonwealth Automobile Insurers (CAR) Company Code List
This site provides CAR’s company groupings/list of insurers’ 3-digit company codes.

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