MVD NOW is determined to not only provide outstanding customer service but to educate our customer base with the most up to date motor vehicle policy changes. As of November 14, 2016, New Mexico started issuing driver’s licenses that comply with the federal Real ID Act of 2005. On October 1, 2020, the federal government will require your driver’s license to be Real ID compliant if you wish to use it as identification to board an aircraft or enter federal facilities where ID is required. To obtain a Real ID license you must present:
Please view our “New Mexico REAL ID – Make One, Quick Trip Help Sheet & Resource Guide” we made for you!
To obtain a REAL ID identification card, you will need to bring the following documents to any MVD Now:
- 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