Vermont DMV Change of Address

Moving somewhere in Vermont? Before you cruise around the new neighborhood, add updating the Vermont 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!

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 Vermont home.

Where are you moving?

VERMONT DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Vermont?

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 Vermont issue me a new driver’s license or ID card?

No.

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

You can complete your Vermont DMV change of address online using the state’s Change of Address system.

You can also complete your change of address by mail:

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

120 State Street

Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

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

Within 30 days of your move.

VERMONT VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Vermont?

Yes, but if you change your address on your driver license record, your vehicle registration record will automatically be updated.

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 can complete your address change online using Vermont’s Change of Address system.

You can also complete your Vermont DMV change of address by mail:

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

120 State Street

Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

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

Within 30 days of your move.

VERMONT DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to get a new driver’s license when I move to the State of Vermont?

Yes.

Where can I get a new driver’s license?

You can’t update your driver’s license online. You’ll need to visit the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles.

What will I need to get a new driver’s license?

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

Within 60 days of your move.

Do I need to take a driving test?

No, but you’ll have to pass a vision exam.

Is there a fee?

Yes. Costs vary. Visit the Vermont Driver’s License fees page for more information.

VERMONT VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to register my vehicle?

Yes.

Where can I register my vehicle?

You’ll need to visit the Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles as the services are not available online.

What will I need to register my vehicle in the State of Vermont?

Your application for Vermont Registration, and your certificate of title

When do I need to register my vehicle?

Within 60 days of your move.

Is there a fee?

Yes. Costs vary. Visit the fees page for more information.

Is an emission test required?

Yes, after getting your vehicle registered, you’ll have 15 days to take it to a certified Vermont inspection station and have it inspected.

Is proof of liability insurance required?

Yes. Visit Vermont’s insurance website for more information.

VERMONT DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the state of Vermont?

No.

VERMONT VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Vermont?

No.

Do I need to return my license plates?

Yes. After your move, you must mail your Vermont license plates to:

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles

120 State Street

Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

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Contact Information
Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
1 (888) 998-3766
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