Motor Vehicle Division

Rio Rancho MVD Open June 1, 2020 by Appointment-Only

The City of Rio Rancho’s Motor Vehicle Division will open to the public on an appointment-only basis on June 1, 2020. Citizens are encouraged to continue using MVD services online at to renew driver’s licenses and vehicle registrations. 

Citizens who need to complete transactions in-person, can make an appointment by clicking here or by calling (505) 896-8367. Must be 18 years of age or older to make an appointment.


The City of Rio Rancho MVD office applies a $10 transaction fee (cash accepted only), in addition to the state MVD fee. For more information about fees, click here.


The Motor Vehicle Division provides driver’s licenses, motor vehicle registrations and title transfers to the citizens of Rio Rancho and other surrounding communities.

Learn more about changes related to how you obtain a driver's license and ID cards.

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Obtaining a Driver’s License
Find out where and how to obtain your driver’s license in Rio Rancho.

Find out what the acceptable documents are that must be presented at the MVD.

Types of Licenses

Vehicle Titling and Registration

Find out fees and requirements to title and register your vehicle in New Mexico.

Find out information on emissions requirements.