DMV Office Finder in Hawaii
COVID-19 Effects on Licensing & Vehicle Services
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, state DMVs nationwide have closed office locations, extended license and registration expiration dates, and/or limited the transactions they are processing. Residents are encouraged to utilize their county's online services. Follow the DOT's recent updates for the latest information.
Hawaii DMV Office Locations
Each Hawaiian county has its own driver and vehicle service divisions, overseen by larger state agencies:
- Hawaii County: Vehicle Registration and Licensing Division overseen by the Hawaii Department of Finance.
- Honolulu County: Motor Vehicle, Licensing, and Permits Division overseen by the Honolulu Department of Customer Services.
- Maui County: Division of Motor Vehicles and Licensing overseen by the Maui Department of Finance.
- Kauai County: Driver License Division AND Motor Vehicle Registration overseen by the Kauai Department of Finance.
To find the driver or vehicle division office closest to you, choose your county below OR enter your zip code above.
Services at Hawaii DMV Offices
Your local Hawaii driver division office provides a number of services, including (but not limited to):
- Applying for a:
- License testing, including:
Hawaii motor vehicle division offices offer several services, including (but not limited to):
Save Yourself Time in Line
Before you leave your house, don't forget to check if your task can be accomplished online. If you still have to go in, try making an appointment first.
Hawaii Safety Inspection Stations
All cars registered in the state of Hawaii are required to pass periodic safety inspections. To find the safety inspection station closest to you, take a look at the Hawaii Department of Transportation's list of approved testing locations.
Hawaii DMV Main Office Contact Info
For information on phone or mailing addresses of driver license and motor vehicle division offices in Hawaii County, click on your county of residence below.
If you'd like to e-mail the Hawaii Vehicle Registration and Licensing Division use the address listed on the division's home page.
To contact the Honolulu Motor Vehicle, Licensing, and Permits Division by phone, call (808) 768-9100.
The mailing address for the division's main office is:
Mission Memorial Building
550 South King St.
Honolulu, HI 96813
To contact the Maui Division of Motor Vehicles and Licensing main office by phone, call (808) 270-7363.
To e-mail the division, use the address listed on the agency's contact page.
The division's main office mailing address is:
70 E. Kaahumanu Ave.
Maui Mall, Suite A-17
Kahului, HI 96732
Each agency can be reached at the following numbers:
- Driver License Division: (808) 241-4242.
- Motor Vehicle Registration: (808) 241-4256.
Mailing addresses are as follows:
Driver License Division:
County of Kauai
Department of Finance
Driver License Division
4444 Rice St., Ste A480
Lihue, HI 96766
Motor Vehicle Registration:
County of Kauai
Treasury Division (MVR)
4444 Rice Street Ste A480
Lihue, HI 96766