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You must make an appointment to come into a driver licensing office.

Please try our online services before scheduling an appointment.

Limited availability

A limited number of appointments are available each day. Appointments are for services you can't do online, by phone, or by mail.

In-person appointments

Some driver licensing offices offer appointments, but they’re limited to:

  • Driver licenses and ID cards
    • First-time driver license, including knowledge and skills testing (where offered)
    • First-time identification card
    • Enhanced driver license (EDL) and enhanced ID (EID)
    • Agricultural permit, including knowledge and skills testing
    • Reinstatement, including knowledge and skills testing (where offered)
    • Occupational restricted license
    • Name changes for driver license/ID
  • Commercial driver licenses (CDL)
    • Commercial driver knowledge tests
    • Commercial driver license (CDL) and commercial learner permit (CLP)
  • Driver training school instructor test

Check to see if an office near you is open for appointments.

These are the only services currently provided at these locations.

Schedule an appointment

You can only schedule appointments 30 days out. A small number of appointments open up daily.

Schedule an appointment

If you’re having trouble with our scheduling system our call center can help you at 360.902.3900 (TTY: Call 711). They can't edit or move your appointment. If you need to reschedule, you'll need to cancel your existing one and start over.

Keeping you safe

safety is important to us. We’ve added new protocols to keep you and our staff safe. Please:

  • Cancel your appointment if you:
    • Feel sick.
    • Think you have been exposed to COVID-19.
  • Wear a face covering, it’s required. It must cover your nose and mouth while you’re in the office. Please bring your own. If you don’t have one, we’ll cancel your appointment. Face coverings can include:
    • Cloth or surgical masks.
    • Bandannas.
    • Scarves.
  • Wash your hands when you arrive at the office.
  • Take a COVID-19 health screening questionnaire.
  • Practice social distancing and wait for instructions before approaching the counter.
  • Let us know when you make an appointment if you need to bring a translator, caregiver, or dependent.

Thank you for your patience during these difficult times. Our added measures come from guidance from the Governor’s Office, Labor and Industries, and Department of Health.

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