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Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles Locations and Hours

FIND OHIO DMV OFFICE LOCATIONS

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CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE STATE BMV

Telephone

Telephone customer service representatives are available to provide general information from 8:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles    

(614) 752-7500

(614) 752-4559 - TTD (for hearing-impaired individuals)

Alternate phone numbers are available for information about specific topics.

Mail

Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles
P.O. Box 16520
Columbus, Ohio 43216-6520    

Email

You may also contact the BMV registrar via email with specific questions or issues.

  • Email form for issues concerning licensing or other issues.

LOCATIONS BY COUNTY

The Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) has branch office locations in all counties throughout the State. Click here to find the BMV branch office location nearest you.

APPOINTMENTS AND SCHEDULING

Apart from visiting BMV locations to schedule your vision, knowledge, and road tests, you may also contact the BMV to schedule certain activities in advance:

TYPES OF LOCATIONS

  • Deputy Registrar License Agencies handle issues concerning licenses, registration, commercial licenses, non-driver IDs, permits and more. You can also schedule your vision, knowledge, and road tests here, although road tests are performed only at driver license examination stations for non-commercial licenses and at CDL testing facilities for commercial licenses. Deputy Registrar License Agencies are open Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, except for BMV approved holidays. Most offices are open for extended time one day of the week (usually till 6:30 pm) and on Saturdays between 8:00 am and 2:00 pm, but timings may vary. Please verify the hours at your preferred License Agency before visiting in person. Some of these offices also work as Clerk of Courts title offices and Driver License Examination Stations.
  • Clerk of Courts Title Office deal with titles and related transactions. Title Offices are open mostly between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday and for some time on Saturday, except for BMV approved holidays, though timings may vary. Please verify the hours at your preferred Title Office before visiting in person. Some of these offices also work as Deputy Registrar License Agencies and Driver License Examination Stations.
  • Driver's License Examination Stations provide driver vision, knowledge, and road test services. You can also schedule a road test at these facilities online, or by calling ahead of time. The Exam Stations are open on different days at different times for different locations, except for BMV approved holidays. Please verify the hours at your preferred Exam Station and make an appointment for the road test, before visiting in person. Some of these offices also work as Deputy Registrar License Agencies and Clerk of Courts title offices.
  • Regional Service Centers deal with license reinstatement fees and are usually located in close proximity to Deputy Registrar License Agencies or Clerk of Courts title offices or Driver License Examination Stations. Operating hours for Regional Service Centers are Monday-Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm, except for BMV approved holidays.
  • CDL Testing Facilities deal with road tests for commercial licenses. Different offices have different timings and are open on different days, except for BMV approved holidays. Please verify the hours at your preferred Testing Facility and make an appointment for the road test, before visiting in person.
  • Emissions Inspection Station are available for vehicle inspections. Click here to find an E-Check Station near you. You can also find the nearest E-Check Station by calling (800) CAR-TEST or (800) 227-8378. Operating hours for E-Check Stations are Monday-Friday 8:00 am-6:00 pm and Saturday 8:00 am-1:00 pm, except for BMV approved holidays.
 

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