Weather and road conditions may affect some of our licensing locations. Be sure to check the status of your local office before you go.
You can't change the name on your license by mail. Washington law requires drivers who want to change the name on their license to apply for a new one at a driver licensing office. You can still request a replacement license by mail and it will show the name currently on your license.
If your driver license is lost or stolen while you're out of Washington State:
Your replacement license:
If you don't get it after 30 days, email us at CustomerCare@dol.wa.gov.
To learn how to replace your driver license if you're serving in the military outside of Washington State, see Military personnel.