TDLR Release Forms
The following forms have been approved by TDLR and shall replace all
former "Right of Possession and Control" forms from TXDOT. The "Old"
Right of Possession and Control form is not to be used any longer.
These forms MUST be provided to anyone that may request them at all
Lien Holder Power of Attorneyhot! 07/17/2009 Hits: 5254
This form is to be used by the lien holder of a vehicle when retrieving a vehicle from a VSF.
Specific Power of Attorneyhot! 07/17/2009 Hits: 4024
This form is to be completed by the owner of a vehicle if the owner cannot be present to release the vehicle themselves. This form may be used for release purposes by anyone named in the document by the registered owner.
Right of Possession for Salvage or Repairhot! 07/17/2009 Hits: 3655
Used specifically for salvage Tow Operators when picking up vehicle from a VSF to transport to the salvage pool. Rev 10/08
Insurance Proof of Losshot! 07/17/2009 Hits: 2856
This form should be used when an adjuster or appraiser comes to inspect a vehicle in a VSF. This is NOT to release the vehicle to anyone, just a tool to allow the insurance company to view and inspect the vehicle.
Affidavit of Right of Possessionhot! 07/17/2009 Hits: 2758
Used for Immediate Family members ONLY when the owner of the registered owner cannot be present to release the vehicle.