DMV delaying title printing

The South Dakota Department of Revenue’s Motor Vehicle Division has stopped printing paper titles effective immediately, claiming paper supply issues.
The paper used for printing titles has built-in security features to prevent fraud. 
The Department anticipates being able to start printing paper titles mid-February 2023.
If an individual has a reason for acquiring a paper title (the owner is moving out of state, the vehicle ownership needs to be transferred, if there is a lien request) they can request one by using an online form found at:
Requests will be reviewed and processed as paper supplies allow.    
New titles are still being processed and individuals are able to check the status of their paperwork using their VIN at

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