Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) License & Registration

Off-Road Vehicle License & Registration does not require an appointment and is walk-in only.

ORVs are motorized recreational vehicles capable of cross-country travel on natural terrain, with an engine displacement of more than 800 cubic centimeters or total dry weight of more than 800 pounds.

Required Information

To obtain ORV license and registration, the owner must provide:a

  • His/her driver's license number
  • ORV make
  • ORV model
  • ORV registration number (if already registered)
  • ORV vehicle identification number
  • ORV year

An ORV license is valid for 3 years.

License Fees

Type of Fee
RegistrationFees Vary
Issuing FeeFees Vary

Additional Information

For detailed information, download the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recreational motor vehicles regulations.