DPS-DVS Reopening 16 Exam Stations May 19; Changes in Place in Light of COVID-19 Pandemic

MN Department of Public Safety

Minnesotans will once again be able to access the majority of driver and vehicle services starting May 19 at 8 a.m. The exam stations reopening are: St. Paul, Arden Hills, Anoka, Eagan, Plymouth, Rochester, Mankato, Fairmont (road tests only, opening May 26), Marshall, Willmar, Detroit Lakes, St. Cloud, Brainerd, Duluth, Grand Rapids, and Bemidji.

Minnesotans can complete these services at open exam stations May 19-22: knowledge tests, permit applications, motorcycle and CDL road tests and evaluation services. Exam stations will be open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Independently owned and operated deputy registrar and driver’s license agent offices will be able to open their doors to customers, at 50 percent occupancy with social distancing measures in place, May 18.

DPS-DVS is planning to resume Class D road tests on May 26, with those who had their appointments canceled during the stay at home order given priority. New class D road test appointments are not available to the public at this time. 

More information is outlined in a recent news release.