Changes to the ATV Law
(Effective September 1, 2014)

Senate Bill 1287 was signed by the Governor on July 3, 2014 as Act 111 of 2014. This act shall take effect 60 days after the signing by the Governor.
The new law changed the weight limits on ATV classifications as follows:

Class 1: A maximum width of 50 inches and a maximum dry weight of 1,200 pounds
Class 2: A width which exceeds 50 inches or a dry weight which exceeds 1,200 pounds

    THE CLASS 2 CHANGE FOR THE CURRENT OWNER IS OPTIONAL WHILE THEY OWN THE ATV

You may also obtain the ATV Class change forms from your local DCNR Dealer or contact the SnowATV Registration Section at 866-545-2476

Class Change SB 1287 -07-03-2014
Informative Message Changing Class 2 status to Class 1 Status
Replacment Form from Class 2 to Class 1
All ATVs and snowmobiles operated in Pennsylvania except those used exclusively for farming or business purposes must be registered with the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Pennsylvania residents are also required to title their snowmobiles and ATVs. The application form can be printed and mailed to the Snowmobile/ATV Registration Section for processing.
Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page if you have questions.
Application Form for Registration and Title
Adobe pdf 64kb
Application, Page 2, no data required, includes information about exemptions codes
Adobe pdf 64kb
Replacement or Change Form
MS Word 29kb
Adobe PDF 19kb
Vintage Snowmobile Permit
MS Word 68kb
Affidavit of Ownership (Bill of Sale/Gift Form)
There are over 1000 dealers in the Commonwealth that are authorized to register your snowmobile or ATV. If you are interested in locating a dealer in your area, click on the following link and choose your location. Names, addresses and phone numbers will be provided for dealers in that area. We suggest you contact the dealer in advance for business hours and driving directions.   List of Dealers