Motor Vehicle Division

In-Person Appointments

Citizens who need to complete transactions in-person can make an appointment by calling (505) 896-8367 or by completing this online form


The City of Rio Rancho MVD office applies a $10 transaction fee (cash or card 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.

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.