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Carroll driver's license station permanently closing

After Aug. 31, 2016, the Iowa Department of Transportation’s driver’s license station at 510 N. Carroll Street in Carroll will be permanently closed.

Customers have a number of options to access driver’s license services following the closure:
  1. Online services
    The Iowa DOT online services are available 24/7 at Services offered online include:
    • Renew your driver’s license or identification card
    • Change a mailing address
    • Review your driving record
    • Purchase a certified copy of your driving record
    • Register to vote
    • Order specialty license plates
    • Pay civil penalties
  2. Kiosk locations
    There are 24 self-service kiosks available around the state. A kiosk will be in place in September in the Carroll County Courthouse. For eligibility requirements, go to

  3. Other driver’s license issuance sites
    Driver’s license and ID customers are not required to seek services in the county in which they live and may go to any issuance location in the state, whether at another county treasurer’s office of DOT location. For details including hours of operation, go to

  4. Commercial drivers
    Commercial drive tests will continue to be administered in Carroll at the Iowa DOT’s maintenance garage, 19382 190th St., on Wednesdays and Thursday by appointment until March 1, 2017. To schedule a drive test, call the Iowa DOT’s Fort Dodge driver’s license station at 515-573-5141.

Carroll driver's license station

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510 N Carroll St., Suite 1
Carroll, Iowa  51401



Monday Closed
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Holiday schedule

Knowledge test: Will not be administered 30 minutes before closing
Drive test: By appointment
Will not be administered 30 minutes before closing
CDL drive test: By appointment
Will not be administered 1.5 hours before closing
Motorcycle drive test: Administered at 9 a.m. only
Must sign up 15 minutes prior to testing: Helmet, long pants, shoes that cover the feet completely, and proof of insurance are required. 
Weather permitting

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