Motor Vehicle

Driver's license general information is found at Drive.MN.Gov.

Proof of insurance is required for all transfers and registrations, which includes the insurance company's name, policy number and expiration date. View insurance information requirement from the DVS.

Renew in-person

If you have a renewal notice

  • Write your insurance information on the renewal notice near the bottom.
    • Include: company name, policy number and policy expiration date (MM/DD/YYYY).
  • Look at the "county kept in" listed on your renewal notice. Write the correct county if necessary.
  • Address:  if you have a new address, write the new address on the back, check the box near the insurance information and ask to have your vehicle address updated when you get to the counter.
  • New: renewal notices can be emailed to you instead of mailed. Ask about this option when you get to the counter.

If you do not have a renewal notice

If you did not receive your renewal notice in the mail, you will need:

  • To own the vehicle and show valid ID at the counter.
  • Address:  if you have a new address, ask to have your vehicle address updated when you get to the counter.
  • New: Renewal notices can be emailed to you instead of mailed. Ask about this option when you get to the counter.

If you renewed your tabs by mail and you have not received them

If it has been more than two weeks since you mailed in your renewal to the state of Minnesota:

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