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Richmond Central Customer Service Center

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  • More than 25 other transactions may be conducted online.


click here for important notices regarding this office Important Office Notices:
  •  Due to increased vehicle and pedestrian traffic associated with the Washington Redskins training camp, road tests (both car and motorcycle) will not be available at this location from July 24th through August 11th. For this service, please visit our North Henrico, East Henrico, West Henrico, or Chesterfield locations.
  •  Due to impacts of increased vehicle and pedestrian traffic associated with the Washington Redskins training camp fan appreciation day, this location will be closed on Saturday, August 2nd.
  •  HAZMAT background check applications and fingerprinting are at this location.
  •  E-ZPass On-The-Go sold here.
  •  Virginia birth certificates sold here.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Note: No tickets for testing will be issued 30 minutes before closing.

Contact Information:

  • 2300 West Broad Street
    Richmond, VA 23269
  • Telephone: (804) 497-7100
  • Fax:804-367-0915

Planning Your Visit

Be sure to allow plenty of time to complete your transaction. Actual wait times may vary depending on services requested and do not include time prior to receipt of queuing ticket. For optimal service, the best times to visit DMV are in the middle of the month, middle of the week. See more tips for being prepared for your visit to DMV.

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Applying for a Driver's License
Titling a Vehicle
Average Wait Times as of 3:37:30 PM
     Richmond Central   12 Minutes and 36 Seconds
Nearby Alternatives
     East Henrico   9 Minutes and 58 Seconds
     North Henrico   9 Minutes and 19 Seconds

Directions:

Take I-95 to the Boulevard exit 78. Follow the Boulevard to Broad Street and turn left. Follow Broad Street for approximately 4 blocks to DMV Drive. Turn left onto DMV Drive. DMV is located on the right.

For bus information contact Greater Richmond Transit Company (804) 358-4782

Services:

Wheelchair available upon request at the Information Counter Wheelchair available upon request at the Information Counter.

Assistance:

DMV is committed to providing our customers the best service possible. DMV takes numerous measures to ensure our customer service centers (CSC) comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and that all of our customers have access to the services they need in a comfortable environment. Customers with disabilities can easily request special assistance or accommodations by making their needs known when they arrive at the information counter in any CSC. If you experience service that you feel does not meet your expectations, please ask to speak to the manager or supervisor on duty.


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