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DWI Offense - Restriction Removal


​Effective July 1, 2011, the procedure for removing the restriction "ANY USE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS INVALIDATES LICENSE" from a driver's license after 10 years is now available.

Policies and Procedures



Driver and Vehicle Services – Central Office
Town Square Building
445 Minnesota Street, Suite 190
Saint Paul, MN 55101-5190


Motor Vehicle DVS.driverslicense@state.mn.us
Ignition Interlock: DVS.ii@state.mn.us


Driver Evaluation: (651) 296-2025
Driver’s License: (651) 297-5029
Office Locations: (651) 297-2005
Schedule a Skills (Road) Test: (651) 284-1000 or online
Impounded Plates: (651) 297-5034
Metro Impound Lot (Minneapolis): (612) 673-5777
Metro Impound Lot (St. Paul): (651) 292-6005
Fines: (651) 296-2035
Driver's License Status: (651) 284-2000 or online
Assistance for Hearing Impaired Callers (TDD/TTY): (651) 282-6555

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