Motor Vehicle

COVID-19 Procedures

Effective at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 27, the State is closing down all DMV services until at least 11:59 p.m. on Friday, April 10. Please note that staff will not be doing any processing of tabs that were mailed in or dropped off and will not be available to answer the phones or email.


The Motor Vehicle office is located at:

City Center
111 Hassan ST SE
(1 block E of Main Street)
Hutchinson, MN 55350
(320) 234-2599
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The City of Hutchinson Motor Vehicle Office located in the City Center will maintain the hours of operation as follows:

Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Friday – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thursdays – 8:30 am to 6:30 pm

*State examiners offer state testing and reinstatements on Thursdays only from 9:00 am-11:15 am and 1:00 pm-3:15 pm.

Schedule your road test by phone at (651) 284-1234

REAL ID-Compliant Card

You can apply for a REAL ID-compliant card here.  You will be able to use your standard license or ID card for federal purposes, including boarding domestic flights, until October 1, 2020.

Applications for Enhanced Drivers License (EDL) are taken everyday except Thursdays.  All applications must be started prior to 3:45 p.m.  This is a state-wide policy.

See the list of acceptable identification documentation below.

Thank you to our customers for your past and continuing business. We look forward to providing excellent customer service to you in the future.

Your Motor Vehicle office is here to serve all your needs in transferring or registering your vehicles; obtaining state photo I.D.’s, driver’s license new and renewals, written exams, road tests; DNR and Fish & Game licensing.


  • Driver License Reinstatement fees (cash or credit card only)
  • Motor Vehicle/Driver’s License Information
  • Licenses for all motor vehicles, trailers, motorcycles and recreational vehicles
  • Driver’s License Applications for renewals offered everyday
  • Written exams (Thursdays only 9-11:15 & 1–3)
  • Road tests (Thursdays only 9-11:15 & 1-3) (Passenger) Class Only
  • Transfer of ownership on Minnesota titles or out-of-state titles
  • Expedited Titles ($20.00 fee)
  • Expedited Driver’s License ($20.00 fee)

DNR Department

Licenses for fishing and hunting.
Licenses for watercrafts, snowmobiles, ATV’s, OHV’s and OHM’s.
Year, make, and serial number of your recreational vehicle are required.
Proper Identification Required – See the links listed above.

Passport Photos

Passport pictures taken here
$15.00 photo set

Driver’s License Exams

Exams and road tests are administered by the State of Minnesota every Thursday 9:00-11:15 am and 1:00-3:00 pm at the Motor Vehicle Office. Appointments are necessary for road tests; please call (651) 284-1234. Appointments are not necessary for written exams.
Proper Identification Required – See the links listed above.

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