Courtesy of LiGK reader and VPC Schinnen.
This new mandatory requirement just came to our attention.
Proof of ownership
For owned vehicles: One of the following is required.
~ A certificate of Title, (free and clear), front and back, or
~ Host Nation Registration,(free and clear) front and back, or
~ Military Registration (free and clear), or
~ Bill of sale (if not registered locally)
For Leased or Financed vehicle:
~ Lien/Lease Holder Shipment Authorization Letter, (on company letterhead).
– The letter must show: Member name, vehicle make, model, year and VIN #
– If the POV is leased, the following statement must be included in the letter:
“Should the lease holder require the return of the above stated vehicle before the service member’s next PCS move, it will be a private matter between the lease holder and the service member and the Government will not be held liable.”
~ Supporting user/driver documentation, such as US or Host Nation Registration
To Store a Leased or Financed vehicle:
~ A member who turns in a POV in a non Customs Territory of the US must provide A Lien/Lease Holder Authorization Letter to ship and store their POV.