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Learner Permits and Provisional Licenses

Driver Education and Testing Information

Parking Permits and Reciprocity Permits

Request Reconsideration after Contesting

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Lienholder InformationRepossession Procedures

Interpreter and Translation Services

DC Municipal Regulations and DC Register

Varies by location. Please see DMV Service Locations under About DMV.

The District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles (DC DMV) is pleased to provide several driver license or identification card, vehicle, ticket processing, and general transactions online. Using these servicesavailable at the links listed below you can skip the trip to our service centers and conduct your DC DMV business wherever and whenever you choose.

DC DMV complies with federal regulations regarding the use of credit cards, so to utilize the online services and pay with a credit card, use browsers with minimum version requirements, such as:

Look for theSkip the Tripicon throughout our websiteit means you can complete that service online, through the mail, or over the phone.

And skip the trip with peace of mind: our website and online services are secure and encrypted. You can conduct your transactions knowing your personal information is protected.

Unless otherwise noted, all of DC DMVs online services are available 7 days per week/24 hours per day. Additionally, secure Internet access is available at all District public libraries for conducting DMV online transactions.

Add or Update Individual Information with DC DMV, including

Driver License and Identification Card Services

Driver License/ID Card Mailing Status

Road Test Appointment Scheduler(Unavailable from 12:00am – 1:00amfor system maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.)

Driver Record Online Portal(for business and government entities)

Limited Occupational License Application

CDL/DOT Medical Certification Update

For any further information on DC DMV driver licenses or identification cards, check the Driver Services section of the website, at the link below:

Vehicle Registration and Residential Parking Renewal

Vehicle Inspection Appointment Scheduling

Insurance Requirements and Insurance Lapse Fee Payment

Vehicle Registration and Title Fee Estimator

For more information on DC DMV services for vehicles and vehicle owners, check the Vehicle Services section of the website, at the link below:

Online Adjudication Request (Submit Mail Adjudication)

Schedule Hearing for Minor Moving Violations

Parking and/or Photo ViolationsPayments

For more information on DC DMV services for processing, paying, and adjudicating tickets, check the Ticket Services section of the website, at the link below:

Special authorization services allow dealers, insurance companies, fleet companies, and other authorized agencies that have obtained unique digital certificates to perform secure and restricted business transactions with DC DMV.

For more information on DC DMV services for vehicle- or transportation-based businesses, check the Business Services section of the website, at the link below:

Agencies with special authorization can perform secure and restricted government transactions with DC DMV.

If You See Something, Say Something.DC DMV encourages customers to confidentially report fraud, waste, abuse and mismanagement in the Government of the District of Columbia. Contact the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) by calling toll free, 1-, or local at 202-724-TIPS (8477). You can also email the OIG at Once again, all hotline contact with the OIG is confidential.