• Tall ships docked at Fort Trumbull during OpSail 2012.

  • The Coast Guard Barque Eagle docked at its home port in New London.

  • The Thames Base Ball Club of New London plays vintage ball at Fort Trumbull.

  • Crowds enjoy the surf and Summer sun at Ocean Beach Park.

  • Art lovers enjoy work at the annual Salon des Independants at Hygienic Galleries.

  • A fish-eye's view of the majestically renovated Garde Arts Theater.

  • A community parade passes City Hall on State Street.

  • A bustling Waterfront Park during SailFest.

  • A lone tug passes Harbor Light on a foggy day on the Thames River.

  • The Reducers rock the boardwalk at Ocean Beach.


New London City Hall
181 State Street
New London, CT 06320

PHONE (860) 447-5200
HOURS Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Motor Vehicle Information


 No longer own your vehicle?? NOTIFY THE ASSESSOR'S OFFICE FOR A POSSIBLE TAX CREDIT The "Motor Vehicle Removal" information sheet below will explain the documentation you need to supply to the Assessor's office to remove/adjust your vehicle from the current tax list. CT DMV DOES NOT REPORT THIS INFORMATION.

Is your vehicle over 20 years old? Print, complete and submit the "Affidavit for Antique MV" found below to the assessor's office.

Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes 12-71b(g) which states in part: "Any motor vehicle which is not registered in this state shall be subject to property tax in this state... in the town within which such motor vehicle most frequently leaves from and returns to..." (To read entire statute click on link below). TO AVOID AN ESTIMATED ASSESSMENT WITH 25% PENALTY YOU MUST file the Declaration of Personal Property MV form with the Assessor's office on or before November 1st annually.


 Active Duty MV Exemption  Change of Address form CT DMV
 Active Duty OOS MV Exemption  
 Affidavit for Antique MV (20+ years old)  Motor Vehicle Removal (sale, gift, disposal)
 C.G.S. 12-71b(g)  Personal Property Declaration MV Form