Department of Motor Vehicles
Location inside the Moorhead Center Mall
Real or Enhanced ID by Appointment
New applicants or applicants making changes for Real or Enhanced Identification need an appointment. All other services are Walk-in Only.
To make an appointment please follow the steps below.
- Fill Out a Pre-Application
- Make an Appointment
Effective 08/01/2023- New Minnesota Citizens over the age of 21 are waived from the knowledge exam with a valid credential from a previous State. Under 21 or new drivers please visit https://drive.mn.gov to schedule a class D knowledge test.
Drivers License for All
Starting Oct. 1st 2023 Minnesota will be rolling out a new program
Walk-in & Appointment Services
*Cut-Off times may vary from 2:00 to 4:00, depending on the number of customers waiting.
A drop box is offered for tab renewals and DNR renewals will continued to be available Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM at the DMV entrance for your convenience. We encourage you to drop off renewals to avoid anytime waiting in line
- Whats new
- DNR Registration Consent (PDF)
- DNR Renewal Dropoff (PDF)
- Tab Renewal Drop Off Instructions (PDF)
- Tab Renewal Consent Form (PDF)
- Online Self Services
Moorhead Exam Office is Now Open for Limited Services
2615 2nd Ave. N, Suite 4
Moorhead, MN 56560
Minnesota Driver's License Testing / Reinstatement
The office is open to limited services
Written knowledge tests and road tests only
Schedule online for a written knowledge test or road exam.
If unable to schedule online call:
(651) 284-1000 or (651) 284-1234
The Auditor is the Deputy Registrar for the county and administers the Motor Vehicle Department. Motor vehicle transactions include license plates, tabs, vehicle transfers,
Driver's licensing includes:
Minnesota Driver and Vehicle Services (DVS)
The Minnesota DVS provides forms, documents, manuals