DMV News Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, February 04, 2013
Media Contact: Sunni Brown
Department of Motor Vehicles
DMV Closed for State Holidays; Schedule for Remainder of 2013
Customers Encouraged to Use Preferred Service Options
RICHMOND - All Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) full-service customer service centers will be closed on the following days in observance of state holidays:
- February 18: George Washington Day
- May 27: Memorial Day
- July 4: Independence Day
- September 2: Labor Day
- October 14: Columbus Day
- November 11: Veterans Day
- November 28-29: Thanksgiving Holiday
- December 24-25: Christmas Holiday
When offices are closed or anytime, customers may visit www.dmvNOW.com to set up their myDMV account and get a Personal Identification Number (PIN) to conduct more than 30 secure transactions online.
After setting up their myDMV account, customers can opt to receive their renewal notices through email or phone message rather than getting paper reminder via the U.S. mail.
In addition, some DMV Select locations, which are operated by local governments or private citizens, operate outside of the state holiday closing schedule. The 57 DMV Selects across the state process vehicle-related transactions, including registration renewals, titles and license plates. Driver licenses and ID card services are not available at DMV Select offices. To find out if a DMV Select in your area is open on a state holiday, visit www.dmvNOW.com/DMVSelect.