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Effective immediately, BMV main office in Augusta, all branch offices and mobile units are closed to the public until further notice in order to minimize the potential for virus exposure.

Secretary Dunlap closes all Bureau of Motor Vehicle offices

In observance of Patriot’s Day all Bureau of Motor Vehicle Offices will be closed Monday, April 20, 2020.

The Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles, within the constitutional office of the Department of the Secretary of State, was established in 1905 out of concern for public safety following the invention, mass production, and use of automobiles. Since that time, the Bureau has served the residents of the State and all users of Maine highways by qualifying and licensing drivers and by maintaining records of driver history, vehicle ownership and