Hours of Operation
License Center
M-F 8:00am-4:30pm
Closed Holidays

Aitkin County License Center:

Enhanced and Real ID Requirements

View EDL/EID Identification Requirements - Enhanced Driver’s License Requirements A printable version of REAL ID identification requirements and accepted documentation list is available here. Real ID Driver’s License

Walk-ins Welcome


307 2nd St NW Room #108

Aitkin, MN 56431

Appointment Only

Driver’s License, Motor Vehicle title transfers, DNR and Game & Fish transactions will be done by appointment only. Please call 218-927-7057 to schedule your appointment.

Driver’s License (It is recommended to pre-apply to help with appointment times.)

Pre- Apply link: https://driverservices.dps.mn.gov/EServices

Below are DVS Exam Stations currently open and providing exams by appointment. Schedule your appointment online at https://driverservices.dps.mn.gov/EServices/_/

  • Arden Hills
  • Anoka
  • Eagan
  • Plymouth
  • Rochester
  • Mankato
  • Fairmont
  • Marshall
  • Willmar
  • Detroit Lakes
  • St Cloud
  • St Paul
  • Duluth
  • Grand Rapids
  • Bemidji


There is a drop box inside the main doors of the Government Center where motor vehicle tab renewals can be dropped off. Once processed, they will be returned via mail.