The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Explained

The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles services 67 Florida counties. The DHSMV oversees driver’s permitting & licensing registrations & renewals, and driving records & roadway safety. More than 312 DMV offices and agencies are available throughout the state.

DMVConnect aims to create a hassle-free FL DMV experience.

We understand it’s difficult and confusing navigating DMV information and requirements.

That’s why we’ve condensed information into easy-to-understand DMV guides. Our guides share Florida DMV locations, information regarding your driving needs like forms and fees, contact details, and more.

Here is a quick overview of what you’ll find in this state hub:

Your FL Driver Information Hub

Getting your learner’s permit or unrestricted license? Or, perhaps need to process a title transfer because you’re renewing a registration? We got you covered. If you’re planning on getting behind-the-wheel, then you’ll love how we’ve made the process easy-to-understand.

Topics we cover include:

  • Licensing
  • Registration
  • Renewals
  • Safety
  • Records
  • Fees
  • Forms

…and so much more.

Plus, we share helpful DMV tips and tricks to ace your tests, save time, and spend less when gathering paperwork and other requirements before going to the DMV. We also detail how to process most DMV items through their online portal or mail-in options.

An All-in-One DMV Office Finder

There are hundreds of DMV offices scattered throughout Florida, but which one is right for you? We’ve collected them all in our FL DMV directory. Each DMV office page includes what services are offered on location, hours of operation, and contact details.

Can’t find the information you’re looking for? We’re constantly updating our DMV information else we’ve included helpful links and resources to official portals and agencies.

Need to Make a Florida DMV Appointment?

You can make DMV appointments through the FLHSMV’s online appointment system: Oasis.

Think of DMVConnect as your helpful guide through the DMV system. Educate yourself about driving and vehicle requirements through our site. Do so and you’ll have everything needed to save time (and patience) when you’re ready to go to the DMV.

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