People and Events

License Center to close for updating

Minnesota DPS-DVS will be updating to the new MNDRIVE computer system effective Nov. 16. Due to this update all motor vehicle and drivers license service will be suspended online and in person from Nov. 11-14. Martin County License Center will be closed from Nov. 11-14. However, their drop box will still be available. All transactions in the dropbox will be processed on Nov. 16 and mailed to the customer. For customers using the drop box, please be sure to include payment and phone number in case of questions or if additional information is needed. For further questions, call (507) 235-3335.


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