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11/23/2020DMV: Customers should avoid post-Thanksgiving lines next week

11/10/2020DMV to Offer Saturday Walk-Ins for Vehicle Registration, New Residents

11/9/2020Governor Highlights Reno DMV Grand Opening

10/9/2020DMV to Expand New Resident Services

10/7/2020No DMV Services Available in Reno October 26-30

9/23/2020Nevada Driver’s License/ID Card Renewals Now Available Online

9/21/2020New Reno DMV Office to Open in November

9/10/2020DMV extends driver’s licenses and ID cards, offers special hours for new residents

8/12/2020DMV to offer extended hours weekdays, close Saturdays

7/28/2020DMV to Offer Most Drivers License and ID Card Renewals Online and by Mail This Fall

6/22/2020DMV to open normal hours Tuesday following outage

6/17/2020Drive Examiner Contracts Coronavirus; DMV to Resume Taking Appointments

6/17/2020DMV Closed and Offline Saturday for State Of Nevada IT Upgrade

6/8/2020DMV to Reopen June 15

5/21/2020DMV Releases Reopening Plan; No Date Set

5/8/2020DMV to Offer Limited Commercial Driver Services

3/24/2020DMV, DPS Remind Motorists of 90-Day Extension

3/20/2020Nevada Governor, DMV Grant 90-Day License and Registration Extensions

3/17/2020DMV Offices and Call Center Closed

3/15/2020DMV to Serve Appointment Customers Only

2/18/2020DMV Hosts Town Hall Meetings for Real ID

1/24/2020DMV Wait Times Drop by 42 Percent in One Year Despite Increasing Walk-Ins


12/19/2019Tonopah DMV Office to Close through December 29

11/26/2019Fallon DMV Office to Move

11/25/2019Use DMV Alternatives to Avoid “Black Monday”

9/30/2019DMV to Release “Forever Strong” and “Stem Education” License Plates

9/26/2019Mileage Reporting Requirement Begins October 1

8/30/2019DMV Warns Against Email Scam

8/22/2019DMV Preparing to Launch Mileage Reporting Pilot Project

4/22/2019Nevada Implements Gender-Neutral IDs


12/19/2018DMV Releases Audio Driver Handbooks

11/21/2018Avoid After-Thanksgiving Crowds at the DMV

11/19/2018Unlicensed Car Dealer Pleads Guilty

9/26/2018Ground Breaking Event Held for New Reno DMV

8/17/2018DMV/Justice Court Partnership Wins International Award

6/11/2018DMV investigators halt attempted fraud, leads to extradition

5/17/2018New Liability Insurance Minimums Go Into Effect July 1

5/17/2018Nevada DMV Cautions, Don’t Pay Big Fees For Services That Are Free  |  En Español

1/24/2018Nevada DMV Ends Contract with Tech Mahindra

1/11/2018Governor Sandoval proclaims dedication to Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention


12/4/2017AAA and Nevada DMV Launch Vehicle Registration in Carson City

11/30/2017Advisory: AAA and Nevada Launch DMV Services in Carson City

11/20/2017Use DMV Appointments and Alternative Services to Avoid 'Black Monday'

9/15/2017DMV Warns Against Flood of Flood-Damaged Cars

8/18/2017Las Vegas Township Justice Court Partnership with DMV Extended

8/3/2017Attorney General Laxalt Announces Grand Jury Indictment against Six Defendants for 32 Felony Counts of Fraud

7/11/2017DMV investigators catch federal fugitive on the run for 25 years

4/15/2017DMV Confident in Voter Application Procedures

2/27/2017DMV Cracking Down on Unlicensed Dealers

1/24/2017Advisory: Las Vegas Township Justice Court Partners With DMV on Pilot Program to Resolve Traffic Tickets


12/19/2016New Sahara DMV Office Opens

12/16/2016Advisory: New Sahara Office Grand Opening Monday

12/15/2016Moped Registration Deadline Nearing

11/21/2016Two DMV Closures Will Impact Services

11/1/2016The Department of Motor Vehicles Debuts the new "Home Means Nevada" Plate

10/27/2016Advisory: Governor to Debut New "Home Means Nevada" License Plate

10/26/2016Moped Registration in Nevada begins November 1

10/24/2016Advisory: Moped Registration News Conference

10/17/2016DMV arrests car salesman/finance manager

10/10/2016Last opportunity to obtain Nevada’s 150th Sesquicentennial anniversary license plate

9/28/2016Nevada Issues Nation’s First Autonomous Vehicle Restricted Driver’s License to Quadriplegic Former Racecar Driver Sam Schmidt

9/27/2016Media Advisory - First-Ever Autonomous Vehicle Restricted Driver's License

7/29/2016Nevada DMV Launches Teen Driver Safety Program with Help from State Farm®

7/27/2016Media Advisory: DMV News Conference on New Teen Driver App And Guide

7/1/2016“Rolling Reissue” Will Replace Faded Nevada License Plates

6/27/2016Heroic Veterans Honored With New Special Plates

5/25/2016Taiwan, Nevada DMV Sign Driver's License Reciprocity Agreement

5/23/2016Advisory: DMV to Sign License Agreement with Taiwan Wednesday

5/19/2016DMV Error Results in Overpayment to Counties, School Districts

5/17/2016DMV "Impact Day" to Target Unlicensed Businesses

3/28/2016Nevada DMV Offers Appointments in Las Vegas

3/17/2016DMV Adds Public Wi-Fi Service in Las Vegas

3/4/2016DMV Appointments Expanded to Carson City

2/25/2016AAA and Nevada DMV Launch Next-Generation “DMV in a Box”

Media Contacts

Kevin R. Malone
1399 American Pacific Dr.
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 486-1311
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Sean Sever
555 Wright Way
Carson City, NV 89711
(775) 684-4562
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