What to Do in the Event of Death

Transfer of Ownership of a Vehicle to an heir

Transferring of Vehicle Ownership from a Deceased Person to an Heir

The liquidator of the succession (if there is a will) or the heir's representative (if there is no will).

To declare the transfer of ownership of a vehicle following a death

  1. Fill out the Declaration by the Liquidator of the Succession form
  2. Enclose the required documents
  3. Go to a Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec service outlet with the documents on hand (if a person is unable to go to a service outlet, he or she may use the Power of Attorney form to appoint another person who can perform the transaction in his or her name).

To find a Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec service outlet, use the Find a Service Outlet online service.


The transfer of ownership of the vehicle from the deceased person to his or her heir must be authorized by the liquidator of the succession.

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