MVA Announcements


List of Holidays and Office Closings

Maryland Officials Unveil Plan to Reduce Roadway Fatalities 

Roadway fatalities are increasing and information on Maryland's plan can be found here.  Governor Larry Hogan issued this response to the increase in roadway fatalities in Maryland; from 443 in 2014 to 520 in 2015. 

MVA Expands New Self-Service VEIP Kiosks

Nine self-service Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program (VEIP) kiosks, available 24/7, have been installed at existing VEIP and MVA offices throughout the greater Washington and Baltimore regions.  The fee to use the kiosk is reduced to $10.  For more information click here​.
New ignition interlock regulations allow more drivers to participate

Click here for more information.  

To curb distracted driving, It Can Wait! signs on Maryland's highways alert motorists that driving while using handheld electronic devices is prohibited. Rest areas have designated safe zones for texting and calling. For more information click here.

For the best web experience on the MVA website and MVA e-Store, please use Google Chrome, Internet Explorer 9 and higher.

MVA Driver's Manual and Test are Available in 6 Languages.  Along with English and Spanish, the MVA now offers the test in French, Vietnamese, Korean or traditional Chinese. Download the Driver's Manual here.

Skip the trip.  Anywhere, anytime, go to MVA online.  The MVA offers many services electronically which are available on our website 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Customers may also conduct many transactions using our self-service kiosks and our automated interactive voice response telephone systems. Click here for more information.

Please be cautious when accessing websites like  DMV.ORG.  The website is privately owned and not operated by any government agency.  This is the official website of the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration.

All businesses wishing to title a vehicle are now required to show proof of the legal existence of the business.  The business will be given a  number with a "Z"  to identify it.

You may be eligible for a one-time excise tax credit when you purchase a qualifying electric or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle.  Learn more...

The MVA offers a convenient, environmentally-friendly electronic option to receive your renewal notices by email. Click here to read more...

The Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) and the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH)​ have streamlined the process for motor vehicle related hearings.