Reopening Information

Renew your vehicle registration online or at a kiosk. See Online Services for other alternatives before you book an appointment.

We are serving appointments only in Carson City, Henderson, Las Vegas and Reno.

Reno Area Residents - The Carson City office serves only residents from Carson City and the surrounding areas. Appointments from Reno residents will be canceled and rescheduled for the Reno office. Thank you for your cooperation. Rural offices serve local residents only.

Customers and Necessary Assistants Only - Only customers and handicapped assistants, interpreters/translators, parents of teen drivers and similar helpers will be allowed inside.

Cancel your appointment if you cannot keep it. Thank you for your cooperation.

Business/Commercial Services - Do not schedule an appointment here. See Commercial Driver License, Motor Carrier and Occupational & Business Licensing for commercial services and locations.

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General Services

  • Do not use this for a drive test!
  • The phone number must have a 1 in front and no punctuation or spaces.
  • Choose the most similar transaction if yours is not listed.
  • Make only one appointment for multiple transactions.

Driving Skills Test

  • You must have a valid instruction permit to schedule online.
  • If your permit is expired, contact your local DMV office to schedule a test.
  • To change or cancel your test, visit the office or call.

All customers must check in at the Information counter and be in the building prior to closing. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early.

Face Masks Required - Customers must wear face masks. The DMV observes social distancing and limits the number of people in the building to 50% percent of capacity. Please stay home if you are not well.

We do not accept appointments from dealers or third-party registration services. Companies should use the established procedures.

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Make sure you have all of the required documentation.

License Application Form

Complete the licensing application before you are called for a driver license, ID Card or Driver Authorization Card transaction.

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Look for the yellow form at the office or download it here.

Application for Driving Privileges or ID Card (DMV 002):
English  |  Spanish  |  Tagalog


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Here are some transactions you can do online or by mail. See All Online Services and Kiosks.

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Click to learn more about Real ID

Check your existing Nevada license or ID card for a gold star in the upper right corner. If it's there, you already have a Real ID.

If not, visit these pages to see if a Real ID is right for you!