What is a self-service storage
facilities lien? For the purposes of this chapter, a self-storage
facilities lien is a process by which the owner of a self-storage facility may
sell a vehicle stored at the facility as security for rent or other charges
What documents are
required to obtain a certificate of ownership for a vehicle obtained through
the self-service storage facilities lien process?
The required documents
(a) A completed affidavit of
self-storage facilities lien sale form provided or approved by the
(b) Application for
certificate of ownership; and
Other documents that may be required by law or rule.
When is a Washington court order
required to issue a certificate of ownership as a result of a self-service
storage facilities lien?
vehicle is no longer in the possession of the person who is claiming the
self-service storage facilities lien; or
(b) There is an existing lien holder on the
vehicle record; or
(c) There is no
record of the vehicle on file with the department.
What law regulates self-service
storage facilities liens?Chapter 19.150 RCW regulates self-storage