Bureau of Motor Vehicles

The State of Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles website has all the information regarding license and vehicle registration. When you lease a vehicle, find out when the registration needs to be updated each year.  Lease options generally do not fall on the owner's birthday. 

Ohio's New Driver License and Identification Card

COMING JULY 2, 2018 the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles will introduce its new Driver License and Identification Card (DL-ID). This site will help you understand what is new, what will change, what won't change, and what documents you may need.

The Driver License and Identification Card will have a new look with greater security features and identity protection for customers.
All new driver license and ID cards will be received by mail about 10 business days after you renew or apply at a Deputy Registrar agency.
New federal travel restrictions requiring secure identification go into effect October 2020. Ohio is offering two options to its customers: Compliant or Standard cards.

October 1, 2020 – Renew Early

Ohio Driver's License and Identification cards, issued prior to July 2, 2018, will not be accepted by the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) after October 1, 2020.