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Motor Vehicle

Deputy Registrar
Stacy Erickson
16 3rd Ave E, #104
Ada, MN 56510

Office Hours: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Closed on Observed Holidays

Motor Vehicle Division

* Vehicle Renewal Registrations & Transfers
* Effective January 1st, 2016, your insurance name, policy number and current expiration date is required on all renewals and transfers with the exception of trailers

Driver's License Division
Questions concerning a title transfer? Email us at
Renewal Times: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm (Monday-Friday)

*CDL Required Renewal Information:
  1. Proof of Citizenship (a certified birth certificate or a current passport card or book)
  2. A current medical examiner's certificate
Driver's License Testing
Please go to for testing sites in your area.

  • For information concerning a class D written test, go to 
  • Driver's License manuals can be found on the Driver & Vehicle Services webpage
  • Driver's License testing is conducted on the 1st Friday of each month.
  • Written exams are held between 10:00 am- 11:15 am on the 1st Friday of each month.
  • To make an appointment for a road test, please contact the Detroit Lakes Motor Vehicle Division at 218-846-8270.

Department of Natural Resources

  • Boat Registration
  • Snowmobile Registration
  • ATV Registration