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Delaware DMV Resource Links & FAQs

Here you’ll find everything you need to prepare for your tests and tasks with the Delaware DMV.

Driver’s license and vehicle tasks are completed with the Division of Motor Vehicles. The official website for the Delaware DMV is:

Online Services at the Delaware DMV

If you can avoid a trip to your local DMV office, you’re in luck. The Delaware DMV offers the following services online:

  • Make appointments.
  • Renew your driver’s license.
  • Get a driving record.
  • Renew your vehicle registration.
  • Change your address.

Visit to set up an online account and complete your driver’s license and vehicle tasks online.

Delaware Driver’s Licenses & Learner’s Permits is designed to help you prepare for and pass your DMV written tests – all for free!

We want you to focus on studying and being a safe driver. We don’t think you should pay extra for this.

Delaware DMV Practice Tests

Delaware DMV Permit Practice Test

Road Signs & Traffic Signals Practice Test

Free Delaware DMV Cheat Sheets & Study Guides (Including Free PDF Print-Outs)

We also provide overviews of the steps you’ll need to take at the DMV, so you can be better prepared and know what to expect when it comes time to make a visit to your local office or complete a task online or through the mail. You’ll also find tips and guides designed to help make you the most knowledgeable driver and vehicle owner as possible.

How to Get a Driver’s License in Delaware

Driver’s Education in Delaware

REAL ID Identification Requirements at the DMV

Driver’s License for Undocumented Immigrants

Driving Safety Topics: Distracted Driving, Defensive Driving, DUI, Seat Belt Laws, and More!

Delaware Motorcycle License & CDL

Are you interested in obtaining other types of driver’s licenses and endorsements in Delaware? has you covered!

Delaware Motorcycle License Practice Tests & Application Requirements

Delaware Motorcycle Written Exam Simulation

Free CDL Practice Tests & Guides

Delaware Car Registration & Title

After you get your driver’s license, you’re going to need something to drive, right? We’ve got the information you’ll need to get started.

Delaware Car Registration & Title Information

Smog Check & Vehicle Inspection Requirements

Car Insurance Requirements

Vehicle History Reports

Free Bill of Sale Form

Delaware License & Registration FAQs

What documents do I need to get a Delaware driver’s license?

Proof of identity, proof of Delaware residency, and proof of Social Security Number.

How do I renew my driver’s license in Delaware?

You can renew your license online or in person at the DMV.

How long do I have to renew my Delaware driver’s license after it expires?

There is no grace period to renew your license. You’ll be charged $10 minimum late fee if you let your driver’s license expire.

When will I receive my Delaware driver’s license after renewing or replacing it?

You should receive your updated license in a few weeks.

Do I need to apply for a Delaware driver’s license after moving to the state?

Yes, you’ll need to transfer your old license within 60 days.

Can I get a copy of my Delaware registration online?

No, you’ll need to visit the DMV with proof of insurance, your plate number, and the $10 duplicate fee.

How do I renew my car registration in Delaware?

You can renew your registration online, by mail, or in person.

Can I renew my car registration online in Delaware?

Yes, please refer to your registration renewal notice.

What happens if my Delaware car registration is expired?

You will be charged a late fee of at least $20 if you let your registration expire.

When will I receive my Delaware car registration and license plate stickers/tabs after I renew or replace them?

You should receive your updated documents within a few weeks.

How much of my Delaware car registration is tax deductible?

You can deduct your car registration fees from your federal income taxes if a portion of your registration is based on the vehicle’s value. Refer to your registration documents for details.

Do I need to register my vehicle when moving to Delaware?

Yes, you’ll need to do so within 60 days.

Delaware DMV Office Locations & Appointments

Sometimes there’s nothing you can do to avoid a trip to the DMV.

Use the Delaware office finder to locate DMVs near you:

Here you’ll be able to find:

  • Addresses and directions.
  • DMV Office Hours.
  • Holiday and Weekend Schedules.
  • Acceptable forms of payment.
  • Current wait times, if available.

Remember, if you do have to visit the Delaware DMV, it’s always a good idea to make an appointment. This can help reduce the time you’ll need to spend there.

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