Change Address or Name on Your License

You are required by law to notify the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles within 30 days of any change to your address or name.

 

Change Your Address Online

  1. Go to DMV Express, our online renewal service, and click "Continue" to the second screen.
  2. Enter your Driver's License Number in the first box and click "Continue" directly below the field.
    Note: You cannot log in using your plate number to change your address.
  3. Click the yellow button on the left side "Change my address with the DMV."
  4. Provide your date of birth and last 4 digits of your Social Security Number and click "Submit."
  5. Enter your new address information and click "Submit."

Change My Address

In Person or By Mail

In Person: Bring the completed Duplicate/Corrected Registration or License Form (form #VL-040) to any Vermont DMV Office.

By Mail: Mail all pages of the completed Duplicate/Corrected Registration or License Form (form #VL-040) and any required fees to:

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

 

Change Your Name

Individuals

You must apply in person in order to have your name changed on your license or non-driver ID card. To obtain a corrected license, please provide the following documentation:

  1. Verification of your name and date of birth via Social Security Online Verification (SSOLV). You must update your records with the Social Security Administration prior to processing a name change at DMV.
  2. Documentation of your new name in the form of:
    • An original or certified copy of a marriage license/certificate
    • Civil union certificate, or
    • Court order clearly stating your new name
  3. Completed Name/Address Change Form (form #VL-040)

Businesses

A change of company name requires a Change of Name Certification from the Office of Secretary of State.

 

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Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

Monday-Friday: 7:45am-4:30pm
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