Where is the Department of Motor Vehicles located?
We are conveniently located in Granite Falls' City Hall (641 Prentice Street, Granite Falls, MN 56241).
What are your hours?
We are open Monday--Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
How Do I Renew my Driver's License?
Bring your old driver's license and stop by the Motor Vehicle Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
If you are revewning a CDL driver's license, bring along your health card (if you carry one) and a Certified Birth Certificate or passport.
How do I renew my motor vehicle registration?
1.) Stop in to the Motor Vehicle Office and have available your renewal notice or your plate number. Please bring along your insurance information:
- Policy Number
- Expiration Date
- MV renewal notice - verify that it's the correct vehicle
- Insurance Information (same as above)
- A check for correct dollar amount
- Verify address is correct
- Include your phone number in case of any questions
*Please be advised that any returned check is subject to a $30 service charge.
When are written exams administered?
Written exams for driver licenses are given every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month from 10:00 am to 11:15 am. No appointment is necessary.
When are road tests administered
Road tests are given on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. In order to take a road test, you must schedule an appointment beforehand by calling (507) 537-7024 on Tuesdays or on-line at dvs.dps.mn.gov.
How to I schedule a road test?
Road tests are given on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month. In order to take a road test you must schedule an appointment beforehand by calling (507) 537-07024 on Mondays or Tuesdays or on-line at dvs.dps.mn.gov.