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Driver and Vehicle Services

A Division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety

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DPS-DVS Completing Exam Station Openings in January

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​The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services division (DPS-DVS) is in the process of opening all remaining exam stations that were closed during the pandemic. Fifty-one exam stations are opening this month, which means that all 93 stations will be open by Jan. 31. Please see the DPS-DVS news release from December​ for additional information

Please see this DPS-DVS news release for a list of exam stations scheduled to reopen in January. Minnesotans can find a complete list​ of locations and services online at drive.mn.gov.​​​​

Online Tools Can Help You Be REAL ID Ready

Minnesota REAL ID driver's licenseThe REAL ID federal enforcement deadline is now May 3, 2023. If you renew your license before then, consider applying for a REAL ID. That way you’ll be ready come May 3, 2023.

DVS has online tools to help you find out if a REAL ID is right for you. And the online pre-application and document pre-verification process make applying for a REAL ID easier (and quicker)!

Go to drive.mn.gov and be REAL ID ready.​​

​How to Request an Audit on Access of your Driver's License Information​

​Complete and submit the Audit Request Form to Driver and Vehicle Services, Data Services. Read more on requesting an audit of your driver's license or motor vehicle information.​​​​