About the DMV

The "Good Government, Great Employees Award" was created in 1967 to reward state employees for money-saving ideas and to recognize efforts and contributions to increase the efficiency and productivity of Nevada.

See the Merit Award Board for more information.

Contacting Us

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are currently experiencing longer than usual response times. We appreciate your patience. 

Before scheduling an appointment or visiting a DMV office, please see Online Services and Kiosks.


Appointments can only be scheduled online at this time. The DMV is no longer able to schedule appointments over the phone. 


Use the Contact Us form to send an email to the DMV Call Center. Emails are usually returned within two business days.

Telephone Top ↑

Phone Operator
Las Vegas Area (702) 486-4368 486-4DMV
Reno/Sparks/Carson City (775) 684-4368 684-4DMV
Central Services Fax (775) 684-4992
TDD for the hearing impaired only (775) 684-4904

The phone center is available for information only. We are unable to complete transactions such as a registration renewal or address change over the phone.

Individual DMV offices do not have independent public telephone numbers. Please dial the appropriate number above. See Appointments to schedule an appointment.

The following are direct lines to various sections of the department at the Carson City headquarters. These numbers can be dialed directly from the Reno/Sparks area. To avoid long distance charges, call 486-4368 in the Las Vegas area.

License/Registration Call Center (775) 684-4830
Vehicle Title Section (775) 684-4810
Revenue Recovery/Bad Debt (775) 684-4517
Records Section (775) 684-4590
Motor Carrier/Fuel Taxes (775) 684-4711
Nevada LIVE Insurance Validation (775) 684-4850
Off-Highway Vehicles (775) 684-4381

You may reach any state government phone number toll-free through the Nevada State Switchboard at (800) 992-0900.

Address Top ↑

The Department's Carson City address is listed below. Please use the appropriate section or division name on the second line. For local addresses, see Office Locations.

Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles
(Section Name)
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711

Vision, Mission and Values Top ↑


A pioneer in efficient and responsive government, the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles is committed to innovative services and solutions, today and tomorrow.


The Department of Motor Vehicles proudly delivers efficient, innovative and diverse services providing for the identification, licensure and protection of all we serve.



Strategic Plan

Read the DMV Strategic Plan 2018-2022 (PDF).

Director's Office Top ↑

Julie Butler, Director

Jude Hurin, Deputy Director

Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles
Directors Office
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711-0900
(775) 684-4549
(775) 684-4692 fax

Contact the Director's Office

Field Services
Tonya Laney
9155 Double Diamond Pkwy.
Reno, NV 89521
Central Services and Records
April Sanborn
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711
Office of Project Management
Norma Santoyo
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711
Compliance Enforcement
Joseph "JD" Decker
8250 W. Flamingo Rd.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
Administrative Services
Angela Smith
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711
Motor Vehicle Information Technology
Mark Froese
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711
Motor Carrier
John Neese
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711