Whose name is insurance and registration under? Megan July 25, 2017 16:37 Updated Follow The insurance is in the driver's name, but the registration will always be in the car owner’s name. Related articles Do I need my own car insurance to get started? I need more information on your insurance policy. Do you accept cars with a salvage title? What are major violations? Salvage Title Policy Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.