• Driver’s Licenses
Learner’s permits, photos and testing centers, and licensing fees.

• Motorcycle Operator Manual

• Commercial Drivers Licenses
Types, procedures, renewals, changes, testing, and more.

• Vehicle Registration
Motor vehicle titling, registration, inspection, license plates and fees.

• Dealer Services
Minimum dealer licensing procedures.

• Boating Regulations (PDF)
Boating rules and laws.

• Governor’s Highway Safety Program

• License Plate Datasheet (PDF)


Welcome to the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV), a division of the West Virginia Department of Transportation. The DMV provides driver information and education through twenty-three (23) regional offices.
DMV News

• Gold Star Family, Afghanistan Campaign Service, and Iraq Campaign Service license plate applications

• National Insurance Crime Bureau announces VINCheckSM: A free service to assist in determining if a vehicle has been reported as stolen.

• Distribution of DMV Road Fund Collections (PDF)

• Information for T.J.Maxx/Marshalls customers

• New Privilege Tax Law for New Residents – Goes into Effect June 7, 2007

• Motor Vehicle Salesperson License Information

• Online Dealer Temporary Additional Location Request

• WV DMV Web Site Survey – Help Us Make a Better Web Site

• Flood Vehicles: Avoid Purchasing a Washed-Up Vehicle – National Insurance Crime Bureau (nicb.org)

• Ads for International Drivers’ Licenses or Permits Could Be a Dead End – FTC.gov

• Got Proof? (PDF) – Documents needed to get a WV Driver’s License

• To Honor All Who Served – Five Plates for War Veterans and Five Plates for Retired Military

• Officially Licensed NASCAR and NASCAR Driver Plates

DMV Information

• Applications & Forms
• Organ Donation Information
• 2007 DMV Annual Report (PDF)
• West Virginia ATV Laws (PDF)
• ATV Safety Awareness Training Schedule (PDF)
• New Penalty for Interfering With Traffic Signals Effective 6-8-04 (PDF)
• ATV Bill Effective 05-27-04 (PDF)
• Documents Required for Applicants Who Are United States Citizens (PDF)
• Driver Licensing Handbook (PDF)
• Manual para la licencia de conducir (PDF)

• CDL Manual (PDF) Updated 10/2007
• Regional Offices & Hours
• West Virginia Code
• Code of State Rules – Title Series 91
• Motorcycle Safety Program
• Driver’s Privacy Protection Act (DPPA) Opt-In Brochure (PDF)

Joseph Cicchirillo
Building 3, Capitol Complex
1800 Kanawha Boulevard East
Charleston, WV 25317
Toll Free: 1-800-642-9066 (in-state)
Phone: 304-558-3900

West Virginia Links:
• West Virginia Home Page
• West Virginia State Police

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West Virginia Department of Transportation
Division of Motor Vehicles
Building 3 Room 113 • 1800 Kanawha Boulevard, East • Charleston, WV 25317
Toll Free: 1-800-642-9066 (in-state) Phone: (304) 558-3900
General information and/or questions, please email [email protected]