Updating address for drivers license
Please Note: Your address will be changed on the Motor Registration Division (MRD) system and a new drivers licence, photo id (if applicable) and vehicle registration (if applicable) will be mailed to you within a few days.
If you move to or within the state of New York, the NY Department of Motor Vehicles requires that you file to change address on DMV records as soon as possible.
Exceptions may be made for some individuals, such as active duty military personnel and Virginia residents employed outside of Virginia.
If you change from an out-of-state address to a Virginia address, you must prove legal presence.
Online If you are wondering how to change address on drivers license documents, the first thing you must do to change your address online is visit the NY address change website.
Once here, you must provide: By Phone Are you wondering what I need to change address on driver licenses by phone?
Your credential has your residential address printed on the front of the card.
Your residential address is also printed on your vehicle registration(s), which you renew each year.
There is no fee to submit a change address on drivers license form, but if you decide to get an updated driving license, you will have to provide a credit card for the .50 fee.Amending your credential’s residential address, which includes the street, city, county or township does not affect the expiration date of your credential or vehicle registration(s).However, if you choose to only update your address on your title or registration, you will not be able to renew your credential with the BMV’s online services, and you will have to return to the BMV license branch to amend your credential before you can renew it.You may also obtain a revised vehicle registration card.If you change either your residence/home address or mailing address to a non-Virginia address, your driver’s license or photo ID card may be cancelled.
Use one of the methods listed below to change your address: If you currently hold a valid Virginia driver's license or ID card, you must obtain a duplicate driver's license or ID card once your name change has been processed.