Yes; the Montana Motor Vehicle Division has no legal restrictions on doing a license plate search. The information is available to the public because it is created by public servants who are paid by your tax dollars. You are completely withing your rights to do a license plate search.
In general, a Montana license plate search will give you data that can help you decide whether or not you want to purchase a given used car. You can also use it to get general information about a car – for example, if you want to make sure your daughter's new boyfriend is driving a safe car. Some of the things you can learn in a search include:
No. Doing a license plate search is very easy. You simply type the license plate number into our search bar, and our system does the rest. You'll have access to the data before you know it – free of charge.