Arizona DMV Change of Address

Moving somewhere in Arizona? Before you cruise around the new neighborhood, add updating the Arizona DMV change of address form to your moving to-do list. In some states, you have less than 30 days to update your driving records and/or vehicle registration with the Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV), so now’s the time to act!

But don’t worry — we’ve got your back. We’ve compiled everything you need to know about updating your driving records with your new residential or mailing address. You’ll be able to head out with the car keys from the day you officially call Arizona home.

Where are you moving?

ARIZONA DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Arizona?

Yes.

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my driver’s license records?

No.

Will the State of Arizona issue me a new driver’s license or ID card?

No.

Where can I complete my driver’s license change of address?

You’re in luck! You can easily complete your Arizona DMV change of address online through the state’s Change of Address Service website.

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

When do I need to complete my driver’s license change of address?

Act fast — you’ll need to report your change of address within 10 days of your move.

ARIZONA VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS INFORMATION

Do I need to notify the State of Arizona?

Yes.

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my vehicle registration records?

No.

Where can I complete my vehicle registration change of address?

You’ll be happy about this one: You can easily complete your Arizona DMV change of address online through the state’s Change of Address System.

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

When do I need to complete my vehicle registration change of address?

Don’t sit on it — you’ll need to report your change of address within 10 days of your move.

ARIZONA DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to get a new driver’s license?

Yes.

Where can I get a new driver’s license?

We hate to say it, but you’ll need to visit the Arizona Motor Vehicles Division. Save yourself a few minutes of wait time, and begin your application in advance.

What will I need?

When do I need to get a new driver’s license?

Act fast — you’ll need to obtain an Arizona driver’s license immediately if you:

Do I need to take a driving test?

Nope. Save your real driving skills for the road. You will, however, have to pass a vision exam.

Is there a fee?

Ah, the age-old question. Visit the Arizona fees page for more details. Costs vary based on age for a regular driver license:

ARIZONA VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS INFORMATION

Do I need to register my vehicle?

Yes.

Where can I register my vehicle?

You’ll need to visit the Arizona Motor Vehicle Division in person. Sorry to say, but services are not available online.

What will I need?

When do I need to register my vehicle?

Don’t sit on it — you’ll need to register your vehicle immediately after your move.

Is there a fee?

We don’t fault you for asking. Arizona charges a $4.00 title fee, an $8.00 registration fee, and a $1.50 air quality research fee. Additionally, Arizona charges a vehicle license tax (VLT) in lieu of a personal property tax charged by other states.

Is an emission test required?

It depends. You only need an emission test in specific Phoenix and Tucson areas. Visit Arizona’s Department of Environmental Quality page to learn more, or call toll free at 1-877-692-9227.

Is proof of liability insurance required?

Yes, you can visit the insurance requirements page for more details.

ARIZONA DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Arizona?

No. When you receive a license from your new state, Arizona will automatically cancel your driver’s license.

ARIZONA VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS INFORMATION

Do I need to notify the State of Arizona?

Yes.

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my vehicle registration records?

No.

Where can I complete my vehicle registration change of address?

Alas, services are not available online. You’ll need to complete your change of address by mail:

Arizona Department of Transportation: Motor Vehicle Division

P.O. Box 2100

Phoenix, AZ 85001-2100

What will I need?

Do I need to return my license plates?

No. Go ahead and save them for the grandkids.

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Contact Information
Arizona Motor Vehicle Division
1-800-251-5866
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