Motor Vehicle Department

VIN INSPECTIONS
Vin inspections are conducted for vehicles with out-of-state titles or for vin corrections.
Vin inspections are conducted Monday-Friday from 8:30am-3:00pm if good weather conditions.

Exams
COMPUTER EXAMINATIONS   --  MONDAY -  FRIDAY  8:30 AM TO 3:00 PM --
KIOSKS are available for regular and commercial driver license exams and viewing the "None for the Road" DWI awareness class.

STUDY MANUALS to pass the knowledge tests are here:  http://mvd.newmexico.gov/mvd-procedures-manuals.aspx (no printed manuals).
 
FIRST TIME LICENSE HOLDERS in New Mexico ages 18-24 must take the "None for the Road" DWI awareness exam. To take the exam you must bring in the confirmation page showing your payment verification from here: https://nonefortheroad.org   

(No cell phones allowed at Kiosk testing area)

Road Test
Road test are conducted on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am-12:30pm.
(if good weather conditions). 
Bring vehicle current insurance card and current registration. Vehicle horn, signals, brakes, seat 
belts, mirrors, doors must be in operation and no broken windshields or windows for safety purposes.

Motor Cycle Road Test
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY (575)746-1323.  Road tests are conducted on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning at 8:00am (if good weather conditions). 
Bring vehicle's current insurance card and current registration. Vehicle horn, signals, brakes, seat belts, mirrors, doors must be in operation with no broken windshields or broken windows for safety purposes. 
Motor Cycle Driver's Education Course 
CALL 1-877-667-8880. 

Method of Payments Acceptable 
IN THE OFFICE:  cashier checks, money orders, credit cards or cash
MAILED from Dealerships and Financial Institutions:  only cashier checks or money orders


Elderly and Mobility Impaired Customers
Appointments can be made for no waiting in line by calling (575)746-1323 option 2.