Frequently Asked Questions

Can I have different addresses on my driver license and my vehicle registration?
Yes, the Utah DMV allows different addresses to be on the drivers license and car registration. The Utah driver s license address change can be completed online or by contacting the Utah DMV.

  • Phone: Contact the Utah DMV division at 801-297-7780.
  • Online: Use the Utah DLD Driver License Renewal online application.

The Utah car registration address change can also be completed online or by phone.

  • Phone: Contact 800-368-8824 and provide the plate number and last eight characters of the VID.
  • Online: Visit the Utah Motor Vehicle Portal. Go to “Vehicle Options”,then click “Manage My Vehicle”.

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How do I change my address on my car insurance?
Address changes vary depending on the car insurance provider. Many car insurance companies allow address changes to be completed online, by phone or in person.

To file an address change request, the applicant is responsible for providing the insurance representative with a full name, policy number and additional insurance information upon request. Contact the current car insurance provider for address change instruction.

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How do I change my address on my car registration?
To declare an official address change on your car registration, the process may be done so online or by the phone.

  • Phone: Contact 800-368-8824 and provide the plate number and last eight characters of the VID.
  • Online: Visit the Utah Motor Vehicle Portal, go to “Vehicle Options”, and then click “Manage My Vehicle”.

If a paper copy of the updated registration is preferred, a replacement car registration can be offered at a local DLD office. The following must be provided:

  • Recent registration, license plate number, or VIN
  • Replacement fees depending on the registration type

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How do I change my address on my commercial drivers license?
The Driver License Division of the DMV must be notified within 30 days of a CDL holder sofficial address change. CDL address changes cannot be completed online and require the applicant to visit a local DLD office. A CDL license will be issued with the new updated address and requires the CDL holder to provide evidence of current Utah residency. Contact a local DLD office for questions regarding documentation and acceptable forms.

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How do I change my address on my drivers license?
To change the address on a driver s license, the applicant may do so online or by contacting the Utah DMV. Utah does not require that a new drivers license be obtained with the new address but Utah law requires that the DLD be contacted within 10 days of moving.

The change of address can be completed through the Utah DLD Driver License Renewal online application. The few steps to change address information may require the drivers license number, new address, and additional information. To change an address over the phone, contact the Utah DMV division at 801-297-7780.

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How do I change my address on my ID card?
The applicant maychange the address on an identification card online or by contacting the Utah DMV. The change of address can be completed through the Utah DLD Driver License Renewal online application. The few steps to change address information online may require the ID card number, new address, and additional information. To change an address over the phone, contact the Utah DMV division at 801-297-7780.

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How do I change my name on my car insurance?
Name change processes vary depending on the car insurance provider. The requirements to change name on the car insurance entail the applicant to providethe insurance representative with a full name, policy number and additional insurance information upon request. Many car insurance companies allow name changes to be completed online, by phone or in person. Contact the current car insurance provider for name change instruction.
How do I change my name on my car registration?
To request a name change on a car registration, the applicant must provide the Social Security Administration with legal evidence authorizing the name change such as a marriage certificate, divorce decree, or court order.

After completing the name change with the SSA, provide the DMV office with proper evidence of name change to complete the car registration. Also provide a copy of the most recent registration, license plate number, or vehicle identification number (VIN). A nonrefundable fee of $4 may be charged. Fees are subject to change.

How do I change my name on my driver’s license?
To change a name on a drivers license, the applicant must provide the Utah DMV with the following documents:

  • Current Utah drivers license
  • Proof of legal name change:
    • Marriage certificate
    • Divorce decree
    • Court order
How do I change my name on my ID card?
To change a name on an identification card, the process is the same as requesting an official name change on your drivers license. The applicant must visit the Utah DMV and present the following documents:

  • Current Utah drivers license
  • Proof of legal name change:
    • Marriage certificate
    • Divorce decree
    • Court order
How do I contact the Social Security Administration for my name change?
To get a corrected Social Security card, the applicant filing the Utah name change requestmust visit a local Social Security office to present a series of documentation validating the name change.

The SSA will instruct applicants to visit or mail the necessary documentation to a local SS office. Appointments for local SS offices can be made online or through the phone. Upon completing the name change process with the SSA allow 24 hours for the system to update the applicant s SS status.

Visit the Social Security Website for additional information on changing the information on the Social Security records and the appropriate application and documentation.

How much does it cost to change my name on my car registration?
The state of Utah holds a $4 duplicate registration fee when making corrections to an existing car registration in regards to name changing. Every vehicle must be registered and requires the following:

Contact the DMV between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday by phone at 801-297-7780 or email at dmv@utah.gov for further registration issues and concerns.

How much does it cost to change my name on my car title?
The state of Utah holds a $6 title fee when making corrections to an existing title in regards to name changing.Every vehicle must be titled and requires the following:

Contact the DMV between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday by phone at 801-297-7780 or email at dmv@utah.gov for further title issues and concerns.

How much does it cost to change my name with the DMV?
To change an applicant s name with the Driver s License Divisionthe applicant must provide legal evidence authorizing the name change such as a marriage certificate, divorce decree, or court order. With the appropriate name change forms and other specific documentation, a fee will be charged depending on the new card being administered. These fees may include:

  • $25 driver license renewal fee
  • $18 driver license duplicate fee
  • $18 identification card renewal fee
What documents do I need to present for proof of residency?
To present evidence of Utah residency, the applicant must provide documentation that clearlydisplays the applicant s name and residence address. The following are examples of acceptable Utah documentation that can serve as address change forms:

  • Court documents
  • Current mortgage or rental contract
  • Property tax notice
  • School transcript
  • Utility bill
  • Vehicle title

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What documents do I need to present if I am a non-U.S. citizen changing address?
No specific documents are required to demonstrate legal status for non-US citizens. When completing an address change with the DMV it can be done so online or by phone. For residents of Utah,an official address changes will not require any form of documentation evidence and will only require fillable information.

Contact the Utah DMV division at 801-297-7780 or complete the Utah DLD Driver License Renewal online application to complete address changes with the DMV.

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What penalties will I face if I do not change my address with the DMV?
In the event that the DMV may not have an updated and current address, possible sanctions on the driver s license may go unnoticed and can result in driver license consequences.

To avoid consequences, Utah address changing may be done so online or by contacting the Utah DMV.

  • Phone: Contact the Utah DMV division at 801-297-7780.
  • Online: Use the Utah DLD Driver License Renewal online application.

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When must I change my address with the DMV?
The Driver License Division of the DMV must be notified within 10 days of an applicant s changing address when moving. The DLD requires instant notification to be able to deliver any DMV/DLD related notifications. The address change can be done online or by contacting the Utah DLD.

For further questions regarding address changes, the Utah DMV can be reached at 801-297-7780. To request a meeting contact dmv@utah.gov.

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