Use of military address in a DMV transaction

Online transactions

You cannot do the following transactions online if your current address is not in the US. 

DMV vision and license standards

The Vehicle and Traffic Law provides that an applicant for an original driver license must pass a vision test. The law also provides that the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles requires each person renewing a license to submit to a vision examination.

Enrollment process

Businesses that are interested in offering the new vision screening service to their customers are invited to enroll in the Registry. The enrollment process will be handled electronically. The application should take no more than five minutes to complete and includes the following sections:

Overview and benefits


The DMV permits doctors, nurses, and most eye care professionals to perform vision screening tests. DMV has changed its regulations so that pharmacists and their supervised staff can give vision screening tests for customers. Supervised staff of current health care professionals can also give the tests along with organizations deputized by DMV.  DMV has also developed an Online Vision Registry that allows the test results to be electronically submitted to DMV. The results are applied to an individual's record.

FAQ's for vision registry providers

Does a pharmacy or organization deputized by DMV need to be enrolled in the Registry to conduct vision screening tests?


Can out of state health care providers access the Registry?

No. Out of state health care providers are not permitted to enroll in the Registry.

Private Service Bureaus

The DMV licenses private businesses as Private Service Bureaus (known as PSB Partners). PSB Partners are authorized to process certain DMV transactions on behalf of their customers. When they use a PSB Partner, customers who normally would need to visit a DMV office can avoid the visit.

The PSB Partner program is convenient for the customers who use the services of the PSB Partners. It also improves efficiency at DMV offices because it reduces the number of transactions DMV must process or the number of individual customers the DMV must serve.

Vehicle registrations and title certificates for members of the military

Below is helpful information for those who currently serve in the US Armed Forces and their families, and military veterans and their families.  Thank you for your service! 

Second party registration transactions

If you are not able to visit the DMV to register a vehicle, another person can come for you.  You will need these forms

Tickets in COMPASS - FAQs

How is the information found in the Tickets in COMPASS product different from the information that I already have access to through COMPASS?

The information currently available to District Attorneys and Courts only includes conviction data. District Attorneys and Courts do not currently have information about the original charge and the conviction.

What tickets are included in the Tickets in COMPASS product?

Tickets in COMPASS

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