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Davis DMV Office to Undergo Renovations: Temporary Closure and Alternative Locations Announced

DMV Office in California

The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has announced that its Davis office, located at 505 Pole Line Road, will temporarily close its doors for a series of renovations starting from 5 p.m., Friday, February 9, with a scheduled reopening at 8 a.m., Tuesday, May 28. The renovation efforts are set to include significant upgrades such as the installation of a new HVAC system, roof, flooring, restrooms, and other essential improvements to enhance customer service and operational efficiency.

During the closure period, the DMV encourages customers to utilize its digital services for a wide array of transactions that do not necessitate an in-person visit. The DMV's online platform offers services including eligible driver’s license and vehicle registration renewals, among others. Customers are also advised to use the Service Advisor tool on the DMV website to explore their options for completing various DMV tasks.

For those requiring in-person services, the DMV has provided information on alternative locations within the area. Customers can visit the following nearby offices:

In addition to these alternatives, the DMV is promoting its paperless options for vehicle registration and driver’s license renewal notices. To opt-in for these paperless notices, customers are required to sign in or create a secure online account at and select the paperless option.

The temporary closure of the Davis DMV office underscores the department's commitment to maintaining and upgrading its facilities to better serve the public. By incorporating modern technologies and improving the physical infrastructure, the DMV aims to provide a more efficient and comfortable experience for all customers.