Online Services




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• registration • driver’s license • duplicate title • address change • more!

Get Your REAL ID Today

Get your REAL ID ahead of the new May 3, 2023 deadline to ensure you can continue to board domestic flights and enter federal facilities using your license or ID. No appointment needed!

Online Services

With DMV offices serving a limited number of customers, providing services online is crucial. From renewing vehicle registration to changing your address, or driver’s license renewal (and much more), we’re continually adding new online services to meet your needs.

Did You Know?

In addition to DMV offices many business partner locations are operating, such as registration service providers and DMV Now kiosks. See if you can take care of business with any of them.

Partner Locations

Businesses authorized by DMV to handle certain registration services (renewals, plates and stickers, reports of sale, title transfers, etc.), often with much shorter wait times (if any!).

DMV Now Kiosks

Convenient self-service touchscreen machines in select DMV field offices and retail locations available for registration and driver’s license transactions.

Driver Guides

The California Driver Handbook has all you need to know about
the rules of the road, but what about the more practical c
onsiderations of everyday driving? Our specialized Driving Guides can help.

New to California

Welcome to California! Learn how long you have to register an out-of-state vehicle, what you’ll need to get a California license, how to register to vote through the DMV, and more.

Teen Drivers

A guide for teens (and parents!) about the ins and outs of getting a license for the first time and becoming a smart and safe driver for life.

Senior Drivers

Build on your strengths and review the rules of the road so you can continue to drive safely for as long as possible.

People With Disabilities

Learn more about modifications, adaptive equipment, medical issues, and warning signs so you can drive with confidence.

Veterans & Active Duty Military

Find out how the DMV can help connect eligible veterans and active duty military with entitled benefits and services.


Refine your skills and sharpen your focus so you’re ready to hit the road on a motorcycle or moped.

Truck Drivers

Prepare for the road with safety checks so you can identify hazards and get to know your rig.

Boat & Vessel Owners

Register your vessel, navigate a sale, and learn about water safety so you’re ready to set sail.

Bicyclists & Pedestrians

Prepare yourself to share the road by practicing proper safety, handling techniques, and more.