➤ Learner’s Permit Knowledge Testing is being done by appointment only at the DMV’s Cheshire (Wednesday – Friday) and Wethersfield (Tuesday – Friday) locations. All appointments will be confirmed or canceled by email. Be sure to check your email prior to heading to the DMV.

➤ For the health and safety of the public as well as our employees, some services including road tests are postponed until further notice.

➤ Extensions provided for renewals of driver’s licenses, non-driver ID cards, vehicle registrations, emissions testing and other credentials, expiring between March 10 and June 30. For details, visit

➤ Vehicle and boat registration drop-off services are available at DMV’s Enfield, Old Saybrook and Waterbury locations. Learn More

➤ Many DMV services remain available online, by phone and through the mail. For details, visit

The DMV’s staff is working diligently to reduce its backlog and to provide critical services to essential businesses. Transactions are being completed as quickly as possible, in the order in which they are received. The average turnaround time is approximately 20 business days. The DMV appreciates the public’s patience as it navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic.

***This office is closed at this time.  See list of remote services and daily status updates on DMV and partner locations.

Main Street Market
386 Main Street 
Middletown, CT 06457

Hours of Operation:

Wednesdays and Fridays - 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Middletown office offers limited services. See below for detailed information.

You can check online for the status of a driver's license and vehicle registration.
Services Provided:
  • Driver's License - Renewals, duplicates, and name changes (Hazmat Endorsement renewals can only be processed at DMV Hub Offices).
  • Learner's Permit - Duplicates and name changes 
  • Non-Driver ID Card - Renewals, duplicates and name changes 
  • Registrations - Renewals, duplicates and name changes
  • Plate Returns and Cancellations
  • Disabled Parking Permits - New, renewals and replacements
  • Driver Histories
Please check the holiday schedule before visiting a DMV office.

Dealer and Titling Service Companies transactions will not be processed at this office.

Acceptable forms of payment are: personal checks, bank checks, money orders, American Express, Mastercard and Visa.  Cash is not accepted.

Traveling Route 66: Take Route 66 east to Main Street into Middletown. Take a right on Main Street. The Main Street Market is on the left.

Traveling I-91 South:  Take Exit 22S (Route 9 south).  Take Washington Street, Route 66 west exit.  Take a left onto Main Street.  The Main Street Market on the left.

Traveling I-91 North:  Take Exit 22N-S toward New Britain/Middletown.  Merge onto CT-9 via Exit 22S toward Middletown.  Take Exit 15 toward CT-66 West, stay straight to go onto Washington Street.  Take a left onto Main Street.  The Main St. Market is on the left.