DMV Easy Answers
for Renewing a Driver's License
HOLIDAY CLOSING: On Friday, May 25, DMV offices will close at 12:30 p.m. for the Memorial Day holiday, and remain closed on Saturday, May 26. On Tuesday, May 29, offices will reopen at 7:45 a.m.
Renew a week or more before your birthday. You will not receive a permanent driver license or ID card while at a DMV office, AAA location or West Haven City Hall. It will arrive through the mail. You will keep your expiring license/ID and receive a temporary paper card. For more on this, please see Central Issuance
. After visiting an office, you can track the delivery of your new card
You may renew your license on or as early as six months prior to your license expiration date. AAA locations and West Haven City Hall do not process CDLs or public passenger endorsements.
What to do:
What to bring:
- Your current license.
- Your renewal application form that you received in the mail.
- For customers choosing a "verified" renewal: Your required documents for a "verified" license through Real ID Program.
- If you already have a gold star "verified" license no need to bring additional proof of the office.
What it will cost:
For more information, please see detailed information on renewing a driver's license.
Content Last Modified on 3/26/2018 3:27:22 PM