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MassDOT Registry Announces Appointments for In-person Transactions are Continuing Posted on Jun 2

MassDOT Registry Announces Appointments for In-person Transactions are Continuing

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is announcing that many of the new initiatives that were put in place to provide additional flexibility for its customers during the COVID-19 pandemic, will continue as COVID-19 restrictions lifted on Saturday, May 29.

MassDOT Urges Public to Plan Ahead for Busy Memorial Day Weekend Travel Posted on May 20

MassDOT Urges Public to Plan Ahead for Busy Memorial Day Weekend Travel

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is urging the public to plan ahead if traveling Memorial Day Weekend, and to expect an increased volume of travelers this year. In addition, travelers should note that Massachusetts COVID-19 prevention health protocols remain in place during the weekend holiday, with most restrictions lifting as of Monday, May 29.

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Cautions Customers to be Aware of Text Phishing Scam Posted on May 10

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Cautions Customers to be Aware of Text Phishing Scam

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is cautioning customers to be aware of a text phishing scam that has been reported here in the Commonwealth and in other states. The scam reportedly involves customers receiving text messages, claiming to be from the “DMV,” that direct them to click on a provided link to update their personal identifying contact information.

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Announces Placard Abuse Prevention Week Posted on May 4

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Announces Placard Abuse Prevention Week

The Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is announcing that Placard Abuse Prevention Week, a yearly public service campaign that seeks to bring attention and awareness to the misuse of disability parking placards is taking place this week from, Monday, May 3, 2021, through Friday, May 7, 2021. The RMV along with the members of the Massachusetts Disability Placard Abuse Task Force developed Placard Abuse Prevention Week to highlight the seriousness of this issue and use educational messaging and outreach to inform members of the public about stringent penalties for the usage of fraudulent credentials.

Update on Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Inspections Posted on Apr 17

Update on Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Inspections

The following is an update from the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) with regard to vendor Applus Technologies (Applus) nationwide vehicle inspection system outage.

RMV encouraging customers to renew expired inspection stickers Posted on Feb 19

RMV encouraging customers to renew expired inspection stickers

QUINCY – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is ramping up customer communication efforts to encourage anyone driving one of over 584,000 registered vehicles with an expired Massachusetts’ inspection sticker on their vehicle’s front windshield to make a plan to get their annual inspection   …Continue Reading RMV encouraging customers to renew expired inspection stickers

Partnerships give a lift to RMV’s “Senior Days” program Posted on Feb 11

Partnerships give a lift to RMV's "Senior Days" program

The Registry of Motor Vehicles “Senior Days” program has been connecting older adults with information and resources on available assistance during the pandemic thanks to a partnership with the Executive Office of Elder Affairs, the Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative, and the state’s Aging Service Access   …Continue Reading Partnerships give a lift to RMV’s “Senior Days” program

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Launches New Safety & Educational Tools for First Time Drivers Posted on Feb 5

QUINCY – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is announcing the availability of new resources and tools that individuals can use as they begin the critical process of learning how to drive safely and responsibly. A new informational online portal has been created to provide   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Launches New Safety & Educational Tools for First Time Drivers

Massachusetts RMV extends designated Wednesday appointment hours for customers 75 years of age or older through February & March Posted on Jan 21

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is pleased to announce it will continue to offer designated Wednesday appointment hours for customers 75 years of age or older through March 2021. Individuals in this age group are required by state law to renew their   …Continue Reading Massachusetts RMV extends designated Wednesday appointment hours for customers 75 years of age or older through February & March

Mass RMV to continue designated service hours for customers 75 or older into Jan. Posted on Dec 29

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is pleased to announce it will continue to offer dedicated weekly Wednesday service hours for customers who are 75 years of age or older into the month of January at 17 locations.  Individuals in this age group   …Continue Reading Mass RMV to continue designated service hours for customers 75 or older into Jan.