Welcome to the Vermont DMV
2015 Law Changes
- Act 50 - An act relating to miscellaneous changes to laws related to motor vehicles, motorboats, and other vehicles
- Law Enforcement Bulletin
- Local News Coverage
Vermont License Types
Real ID: Required for flying on commercial aircraft or for access to certain federally controlled facilities (federal courts, federal buildings, nuclear power plants).
Privilege Card: Will be marked “Not for Federal Identification” to indicate card is not Real ID compliant.
Enhanced (EDL): U.S. citizens returning home from Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean or Bermuda, by land or sea, are required to present a U.S. Passport or an Enhanced License/ID. Must be Vermont resident AND U.S. Citizen. An EDL is both Real ID and EDL.
Registration Plate Visibility Issues
The Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has commenced a public awareness campaign to address the issue of proper display and visibility of license plates. Partnering with DMV on this effort are inspection stations, car dealerships and law enforcement officers.