Nevada DMV Guide

The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is a government agency that serves residents of the Badger State with all things driving related. If you’re looking to get a Nevada drivers license or learners permit, register your vehicle or renew your plates, you’ll need to visit a DMV office at some point.

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Driver Licenses & ID Cards

  • Nevada Drivers Ed Test Prep – Aceable’s Nevada Permit Test Prep can help you ace the written permit exam. This drivers ed course will teach you the rules of the road whenever and wherever you want from your smartphone or computer.
  • Rules For Teen Drivers – Everything you need to know about school attendance, instruction permits, and classroom drivers ed for first time teen drivers.
  • Current Nevada residents over the age of 18 need to meet certain criteria in order to get their first driver license. Learn everything you need to know to apply for a license or ID card.
  • New Residents Licensed In A Different State – Nevada law requires new residents update their driver license and registration within the first 30 days of moving. Failing to comply may result in fines up to $1,000.
  • Motorcycles, Mopeds And Other Class M Licenses – How to earn a new Nevada class M license or transfer your motorcycle endorsement from another state.

Nevada DMV Online Services

  • Change of Address – Save time by changing your address online. All motorists must notify the DMV of an address change within 30 days, whether the move is inside or leaving of the state of Nevada.
  • Obtain a Duplicate License or ID – Did you lose or damage your Nevada driver license, permit, or ID? Don’t fret! You may be able to easily order a new copy online!
  • Renew Your Driver License – Are you eligible to renew your license online? Find out here, as well as options for early renewal, 8-year licenses and more.
  • Schedule a Driving Test – When you’re ready to get your license, you can schedule a road test prior to heading to the DMV. Make sure you bring proper documentation for proof of residence, identity and more.
  • Obtain Your Driver History – You can order your official Nevada driving record online by filling out this simple form. Note: For privacy reasons, you may only request your own record.

Other DMV Services

  • Smog Spotter – Help keep Nevada beautiful and its air healthy and safe to breate. Report smoking vehicles that may be causing large amounts of pollution
  • Register For Organ Donation Give the gift of life to someone in need. Become an organ and tissue donor! It’s simple to add an organ donation sticker to your drivers license!
  • Nevada Driver’s Handbook – Download the DMV’s official, 2016 Driver’s Handbook to help you prepare for your license and answer any other questions you may have!
  • Nevada DMV Full Service Office Locations

    Wherever you are, there are several Nevada DMV locations to choose from. Check below for each location’s address, phone number, hours of operation as well as a map to help you navigate to the closest office.

    Note: All Las Vegas area offices offer complimentary Wi-Fi service!

    Carson City LocationElko LocationEly LocationFallon LocationHawthorne LocationHenderson LocationLas Vegas – East Sahara LocationLas Vegas – West Flamingo LocationNorth Las Vegas – Decatur LocationLaughlin LocationMesquite LocationPahrump LocationReno LocationTonopah LocationWinnemucca LocationYerington Location

    Carson City, NV DMV Office

    Address

    555 Wright Way
    Carson City, NV 89711-0400

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    775-684-4368

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Elko, NV DMV Office

    Address

    3920 E. Idaho Street
    Elko, NV 89801-4970

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Ely, NV DMV Office

    Address

    178 Avenue F
    Ely, NV 89301

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Fallon, NV DMV Office

    Address

    973 W. Williams Street
    Fallon, NV 89406

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Hawthorne, NV DMV Office

    Address

    1085 Highway 95, Suite B
    Hawthorne, NV 89415

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    702-486-4368

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Las Vegas – East Sahara DMV Office

    Address

    2621 E. Sahara Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89104-4136

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    702-486-4368

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    Las Vegas – West Flamingo DMV Office

    Address

    8250 W. Flamingo Rd.
    Las Vegas, NV 89147-4111

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    702-486-4368

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    Laughlin, NV DMV Office

    Address

    3030 S. Needles Hwy., Suite 100
    Laughlin, NV 89029

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    702-486-4368

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Mesquite, NV DMV Office

    Address

    550 W. Pioneer Blvd., Suite 120
    Mesquite, NV 89027-1403

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Pahrump, NV DMV Office

    Address

    1780 E. Basin Ave., Suite 1
    Pahrump, NV 89060-4605

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Reno, NV DMV Office

    Address

    305 Galletti Way
    Reno, NV 89512-3811

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    775-684-4368

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Sunday: Closed

    Tonopah, NV DMV Office

    Address

    1137 N. Main St., Suite C-8
    Tonopah, NV 89049

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Winnemucca, NV DMV Office

    Address

    3505 Construction Way
    Winnemucca, NV 89445-3155

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed

    Yerington, NV DMV Office

    Address

    215 W. Bridge St., Suite 9
    Yerington, NV 89447-2570

    Phone Number (Click to Call)

    877-368-7828

    Hours of Operation

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed