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LICENSE, ID, or VEHICLE REGISTRATION EXPIRED? DON'T WORRY!
There is no rush to renew! In fact, we encourage you NOT to immediately visit a license agency.
If your license, ID card, or vehicle registration (including plates and stickers) expired on or after March 9, 2020, your expiration date has been automatically extended until 90 days after Ohio's state of emergency ends or December 1, 2020, whichever comes first. If it is absolutely necessary for you to go to your local BMV (for example, you've lost your ID), please know things might look a little different and staff will be enforcing social distancing for everyone's safety. You can minimize the time you'll physically spend at the BMV if you:
As #COVID19 conditions continue to change, please note when visiting a Deputy Registrar or Driver Examination location you may be required to wear a face covering. Some locations are obligated to require a face covering in accordance with local and/or state mandates. Please bring a face covering with you to ensure you can obtain the services you need.
DRIVER EXAMINATION STATION SKILLS TESTING RESUMES
To schedule your driving skills test, please call 877-439-8378 or schedule via the Live Chat feature. Please be advised BMV anticipates heavy call volume for scheduling and appreciates your patience.
ALL DX locations still offer the maneuverability test, with only some of those locations offering both maneuverability and the modified in-car testing. Please be advised that the person taking the skills test must be accompanied by an adult licensed driver in the passenger seat for the entirety of the skills test, but that no additional passengers may be in the vehicle during the test. The following driver examination stations have resumed skills testing by appointment only:
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