Transactions for documents mailed and dropped off are being completed as quickly as possible, in the order in which they are received. The average turnaround time is approximately four weeks. The DMV appreciates the public’s patience as it navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to Call Us

EXTENSIONS GRANTED:  DMV has extended the expiration dates for driver's licenses, vehicle registrations, emissions testing, disabled parking placards and many other credentials.  Please contact DMV only if you have an urgent matter.  For all extensions and service updates, visit:  https://ctdmv.info

DMV's Telephone Center hours with operators on duty are:

Monday- Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Telephone Center numbers:

860-263-5700 (Within Hartford area or outside of Connecticut)
800-842-8222 (Elsewhere in Connecticut)

Best Times to call:

Wednesday - All day
Thursday- morning

Most of your questions can be answered by calling our 24 hour automated telephone system or if you prefer by utilizing this website.

For Driver's License Suspension information, you may email at dmv.suspension@ct.gov or please call 860-263-5720.

For Insurance Compliance Suspension information, please call 860-263-5725.