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Registry of Motor Vehicles Streamlines Renewal Reminders by Mail Posted on Mar 15

Registry of Motor Vehicles Streamlines Renewal Reminders by Mail

The MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles today announced a new customer communication is now arriving in mailboxes across the Commonwealth to help drivers manage their license renewal process. “The greatest birthday present that the RMV can give to our customers is the gift of time,”   …Continue Reading Registry of Motor Vehicles Streamlines Renewal Reminders by Mail

Presidents’ Day Holiday Services Update Posted on Feb 11

Presidents’ Day Holiday Services Update

MassDOT encourages motorists to travel safely during the upcoming Presidents’ Day weekend and be aware of service changes caused by the Monday holiday. The Boston-Quincy I-93 HOV lane Northbound and Southbound will not be open on Monday, February 15. Travelers should be aware of possible   …Continue Reading Presidents’ Day Holiday Services Update

Baker-Polito Administration Launches “RMV Near Me” Program Posted on Jan 28

Baker-Polito Administration Launches “RMV Near Me” Program

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation (MassDOT) and Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) today announced the launch of the “RMV Near Me” program, a pilot partnership with statewide Councils on Aging (COA) to provide additional service locations at which senior citizens can receive assistance processing   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Launches “RMV Near Me” Program

Fall River RMV Opens New Location Monday, January 4 Posted on Dec 31

Fall River RMV Opens New Location Monday, January 4

On Monday, January 4, the MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles Division will welcome customers to its new location in Fall River. The new branch has been designed to improve efficiency and reduce customer wait times. The new branch is nearly twice the size of the   …Continue Reading Fall River RMV Opens New Location Monday, January 4

Governor Baker: RMV Customer Service Progress Update Posted on Dec 28

Governor Baker: RMV Customer Service Progress Update

Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and MassDOT Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today visited the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Haymarket Branch to highlight recent progress on customer service improvements across the Commonwealth and to announce the permanent appointment of Erin Deveney as   …Continue Reading Governor Baker: RMV Customer Service Progress Update

RMV: Permit Drivers Can Skip the Line, Prepay Road Test, License, Fees Online Posted on Nov 18

RMV: Permit Drivers Can Skip the Line, Prepay Road Test, License, Fees Online

Thousands of drivers in the Commonwealth can now prepay their road test and license fees online with the new Pay My Road Test or License Fees transaction announced today by the Registry of Motor Vehicles. “Paying road test and license fees is the latest option   …Continue Reading RMV: Permit Drivers Can Skip the Line, Prepay Road Test, License, Fees Online

Plan Ahead! Columbus Day Holiday Posted on Oct 7

Plan Ahead! Columbus Day Holiday

MassDOT advises highway travelers to plan ahead for one of the busiest days of the year on state highways this Friday, October 9, ahead of the three-day Columbus Day weekend. The Friday before Columbus Day in a typical recent year has been the busiest or   …Continue Reading Plan Ahead! Columbus Day Holiday

RMV Launches Campaign: Skip the Line, Go Online! Posted on Oct 1

RMV Launches Campaign: Skip the Line, Go Online!

The MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles today launched a campaign to promote its MassRMV.com online registration and license renewal services as the agency prepares to process more than 1.32 million renewals before December 31, 2015. “Performing a registration or license renewal on MassRMV.com takes minutes,”   …Continue Reading RMV Launches Campaign: Skip the Line, Go Online!

RMV Introduces Free WiFI at Eight Busiest Branches Posted on Sep 2

RMV Introduces Free WiFI at Eight Busiest Branches

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles today announced the availability of free in-branch WiFi service for customers performing transactions at eight branch locations across the Commonwealth. The RMV is offering this amenity as part of its effort to enhance customer service and modernize branch operations.   …Continue Reading RMV Introduces Free WiFI at Eight Busiest Branches

Plan Ahead for Holiday Weekend Travel Posted on Sep 1

Plan Ahead for Holiday Weekend Travel

MassDOT encourages motorists to plan ahead for safe travel during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend. Heaviest Labor Day traffic on I-90 is expected Thursday and Friday westbound and Monday afternoon-evening eastbound.  Based on the number of toll transactions on the Turnpike from Weston to   …Continue Reading Plan Ahead for Holiday Weekend Travel