An out of state inspection is only required when a vehicle is brought into Kentucky from another state or purchased in another state, and whereas the owner is going to reside in Henderson County, and would like to obtain a Henderson County license plate. Your vehicle must comply with the provisions of KRS Chapter 189 pertaining to vehicle equipment.
Simply put, your vehicle must be in a safe condition for operation upon the highway and capable of transporting both persons and contents in a safe manner. All window glass must be in place and the vehicle must be equipped with operable front windshield wipers. Features that are checked for being in place and fully operable include, but not be limited to:
- Brake Lights
- Rear Lights
- Turn Signals