GET YOUR NEW MEXICO LICENSE RENEWED
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New Mexico Driver’s License Renewal
In New Mexico, driver’s licenses are valid for 4-8 years. It’s always smart to renew your NM driver’s license with the Department of Motor Vehicles before it expires to continue driving legally in the state. We’re happy to help you renew your driver’s license in one, quick trip!
When to Renew Your Driver’s License
When you first applied or last renewed your driver’s license will determine when you need to renew yours. You can simply check your license for it’s expiration date, this will tell you everything you need to know. It’s also a law that anyone 79 years old and above is required to renew their driver’s license every year.
Expired Driver’s License 5 years or longer
If your NM driver’s license has been expired for five years or longer, you will be required to re-take the written and road driver’s license tests if you’d like to renew.
NEW MEXICO DRIVERS LICENSE RENEWAL OR REPLACEMENT DRIVERS LICENSE
In order to complete New Mexico driver’s license renewal, you need to have the following documentation with you when you visit an MVD Now location:
- One (1) proof of identity| View list of acceptable documents
- One (1) proof of federal identification number (SSN)| View list of acceptable documents
- Two (2) proofs of New Mexico Residency| View list of acceptable documents
IMPORTANT NM DRIVER’S LICENSE (REAL ID COMPLIANT) INFORMATION REGARDING NAME CHANGES
If you have recently changed your name, please review the following important information.
If your proof of identity documents are made out in your CURRENT legal name, you do not need to provide proof of a name change.
If your proof of identity documents are not made out in your current legal name, you do need to provide proof of name change:
- You must bring in different official documents that fully reflect the name change you’ve had. These can be:
- Adoption records
- Court orders
- Marriage certificates
- Divorce decrees
- Call and ask if a document you have can work at 505-341-2MVD.
- If you’ve had multiple name changes, please bring in official documents that can represent each name change.
DMV NEW MEXICO DRIVER’S LICENSE RENEWAL
Here at MVD Now, we help everyone get their New Mexico driver’s license renewal in one, quick trip! We have 8 convenient locations in Albuquerque and Bernalillo. Who has time for multiple trips, long lines, or unpleasant service? Nobody! We are close to home or work with our eight locations in Albuquerque and Bernalillo! Schedule your appointment today!