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

Aitkin County License Center:

License Center Notice:

The Aitkin County License Center is open by appointment only.

There is a drop box inside the main doors of the Government Center where Motor Vehicle tab renewals and DNR renewals can be dropped off Monday-Friday from 8am to 4:30pm. Also available is a new drop box now located outside by our west entrance of the Government Center that can be used at any time for Motor Vehicle and DNR renewals.

The Aitkin County License Center is open to the public by APPOINTMENT ONLY for all services except Tab Renewals. Tab Renewals by DROP BOX only.

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


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/_/

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