News Releases

12/17/2014: NCDMV Announces Holiday Business Hours

NCDMV Announces Holiday Business Hours

Posted 12/17/2014 2:56:46 PM

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles’ driver license offices and license plate agencies will be closed from Wednesday, December 24 through Saturday, December 27 in observance of the Christmas holiday. All driver license office and agency locations will resume normal business hours on Monday, December 29. In addition, all office locations will be closed on Thursday, January 1, 2015 in observance of New Year’s Day. Offices will reopen during normal business hours on Friday, January 2, 2015.  
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12/15/2014: NCDMV & Donate Life NC Celebrates One Millionth Donor

NCDMV & Donate Life NC Celebrates One Millionth Donor

Posted 12/15/2014 5:11:54 PM

WHAT:  Media availability event to commemorate the one millionth organ, eye and tissue donor to join the state of North Carolina registry. WHEN:   Thursday, December 18, 2014, 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.    WHERE:  Avent Ferry drivers license office, 3231 Avent Ferry Road, Raleigh, NC 27606 COMMENTS:   Kelly Thomas – Commissioner, N. C. Division of Motor Vehicles Sharon Hirsch – Executive Director, Donate Life NC Dale Folwell – Assistant Secretary, Employment Security, N.C. Department of Commerce  
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12/12/2014: NCDMV Seeks Applications for New Holly Springs License Plate Agency

NCDMV Seeks Applications for New Holly Springs License Plate Agency

Posted 12/12/2014 11:11:42 AM

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles is seeking applicants to operate a new license plate agency in Holly Springs. The Wake County-based agency will be operated by an independent contractor.   To determine locations for new license plate agencies, the Division considers various factors such as the area’s population and growth, vehicle population, distance to other agencies and community need. Routinely, it takes about four months to complete the application process.   Plate agency applications (Form MVR-93 or Form MVR-93AA) are located on the Connect NCDOT website. Interested applicants are invited to download an application form for a motor vehicle LPA or call (919) 861-3332 with questions. The application must be returned to NCDMV no later than Monday, January 12, 2015.   LPAs offer vehicle registration services and title transactions, as well as vehicle license plate renewals, replacement tags and duplicate registrations. Currently, 122 license plate agencies operate across North Carolina.  
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12/9/2014: Elkin License Plate Agency Conducts Customer Service Training

Elkin License Plate Agency Conducts Customer Service Training

Posted 12/9/2014 11:16:28 AM

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles will close its Elkin license plate agency on Tuesday, December 16, and Wednesday, December 17, to conduct customer service training. NCDMV is currently conducting statewide customer service training for all office locations. The agency, located at 220 West Main Street, will reopen on Thursday, December 18, at 9:00 a.m. Agencies located in the immediate area will remain open to provide vehicle registration services. The following locations will be open during the training: Mount Airy                – 137 Riverside Drive, (336) 786-5201 North Wilkesboro     – 85B Boone Trail, (336) 903-1283 Rural Hall                  – 1014 Bethania Rural Hall Road, (336) 969-2814 Sparta                         – 1433 US Highway 21, (336) 372-8247 Winston-Salem          – 1141 Silas Creek Parkway, (336) 725-2795 LPAs offer vehicle registration services and title transactions, as well as vehicle license plate renewals, replacement tags and duplicate registrations. Currently, 122 license plate agencies operate across North Carolina.
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12/9/2014: Yadkinville License Plate Agency to Brush Up on Customer Service

Yadkinville License Plate Agency to Brush Up on Customer Service

Posted 12/9/2014 10:47:51 AM

Office to undergo two-day training sessions RALEIGH — The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles will close its Yadkinville license plate agency on Tuesday, December 16, and Wednesday, December 17, to conduct customer service training. The Division is conducting statewide customer service training for all office locations. The agency, located at 101 South State Street, will reopen on Thursday, December 18, at 8:00 a.m. Agencies located in the immediate area will remain open to provide vehicle registration services. The following locations will be open during the training: Mocksville              – 124 South Salisbury Street, Suite 101, (336) 751-3303 Mount Airy             – 137 Riverside Drive, (336) 786-5201 Rural Hall               – 1014 Bethania Rural Hall Road, (336) 969-2814 Winston-Salem       – 1141 Silas Creek Parkway, (336) 725-2795 LPAs offer vehicle registration services and title transactions, as well as vehicle license plate renewals, replacement tags and duplicate registrations. Currently, 122 license plate agencies operate across North Carolina.
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