DMV Office Finder in South Dakota

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. If possible, residents should use the DPS' online services or DOR's online services to complete any relevant transactions. Follow the DPS' most recent updates and the DOR's most recent updates for the latest information.

South Dakota DPS Office Locations

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South Dakota may be sparsely populated, but that doesn't mean there's a shortage of places where residents can take care of their DMV-related business.

Luckily, finding a nearby DPS or MVD branch is easy, thanks to the list of locations we've compiled for you.

To find the closest location to you, you can enter your zip code above or find your county below, or keep reading for more information on the transactions you can complete at these establishments.

DPS License Services

The personal paperwork that allows you to drive in South Dakota is handled by SD Department of Public Safety (DPS). You'll have to visit a DPS licensing office in order to complete your transaction.

You can deal with any of the following tasks at a DPS licensing office:

Find your county below or enter your zip code above to find the closest licensing office to you.

MVD Vehicle Services

In South Dakota, all transactions dealing with your vehicle are handled by the South Dakota Motor Vehicles Division (MVD). But your actual tasks will be completed at your local county treasurer's office.

Specifically, you'll have to visit your county treasurer to take care of:

Find your county below or enter your zip code above to find the closest county treasurer office to you.

Appointments & Online Services

Before you go, make sure you can't simply complete your task online and save yourself the trip! The DPS and MVD provide various online services to help you complete your task from home. You can also schedule an appointment ahead of time and skip past the stand-by wait.

SD DMV Contact Information

South Dakota Department of Public Safety

  • Toll free: (605) 773-6883
  • Driver Licensing Program: (605) 773-6883

Mailing address:

Driver Licensing Program
118 West Capitol Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501

South Dakota Motor Vehicle Division

Main phone: (605) 773-3541

Mailing address:

Motor Vehicle Division
445 E. Capitol Ave
Pierre, SD 57501

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