Arizona DMV Change of Address Form

Moving somewhere in Arizona? Before you cruise around the new neighborhood, add updating the Department of Motor Vehicles to your moving to-do list. In some states, you have less than 30 days to update your driving records and/or vehicle registration, so now's the time to act!

But don't worry - we've got your back. We've compiled everything you need to know about updating your driving records with your new residential or mailing address. You'll be able to head out with the car keys from the day you officially call Arizona home.

To begin, select from the following

Arizona Driver's License Change of Address

Do I need to notify the state of Arizona?

Yes

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my driver's license records?

No

Will the state of Arizona issue me a new driver's license or ID card?

No

Where can I complete my driver's license change of address?

You're in luck! You can easily complete your change of address online through Arizona's Change of Address Service website.

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

  • Your Arizona driver's license number
  • Your date of birth

When do I need to complete my driver's license change of address?

Act fast - you'll need to report your change of address within 10 days of your move.

Arizona Vehicle Registration Change of Address Information

Do I need to notify the state of Arizona?

Yes

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my vehicle registration records?

No

Where can I complete my vehicle registration change of address?

You'll be happy about this one: You can easily complete your change of address online through Arizona's Change of Address System.

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

  • Your driver's license number
  • Your date of birth

When do I need to complete my vehicle registration change of address?

Don't sit on it - you'll need to report your change of address within 10 days of your move.

Arizona Driver's License Change of Address

Do I need to get a new driver's license?

Yes

Where can I get a new driver's license?

We hate to say it, but you'll need to visit the Arizona Motor Vehicles Division. Save yourself a few minutes of wait time, and begin your application in advance.

What will I need?

When do I need to get a new driver's license?

Act fast - you'll need to obtain an Arizona drive's license immediately if you:

  • Work in Arizona (other than for seasonal agricultural work)
  • Are registered to vote in Arizona
  • Obtain a state license or pay school tuition fees at the same rate as an Arizona resident
  • Have a business that has an office in Arizona, and that bases and operates vehicles in Arizona
  • Remain in Arizona for a total of 7 months or more during any calendar year, regardless of your permanent residence

Do I need to take a driving test?

Nope. Save your real driving skills for the road. You will, however, have to pass a vision exam.

Is there a fee?

Ah, the age old question. Costs vary based on age:

  • Ages 16-39: $25.00
  • Ages 40-44: $20.00
  • Ages 45-49: $15.00
  • Ages 50+: $10.00
Arizona Vehicle Registration Change of Address Information

Do I need to register my vehicle?

Yes

Where can I register my vehicle?

You'll need to visit the Arizona Motor Vehicle Division in person. Sorry to say, but services are not available online.

What will I need?

  • Your Arizona DMV Title and Registration Application
  • Your out-of-state title (or registration, if title is held by the lienholder)
  • Your Level I vehicle inspection, if your out-of-state title and/or registration is missing
  • Your out-of-state license plates

When do I need to register my vehicle?

Don't sit on it - you'll need to register your vehicle immediately after your move.

Is there a fee?

We don't fault you for asking. Arizona charges a $4.00 title fee, an $8.00 registration fee, and a $1.50 air quality research fee. Additionally, Arizona charges a vehicle license tax (VLT) in lieu of a personal property tax charged by other states.

Is an emission test required?

It depends. You only need an emission test in specific Phoenix and Tucson areas. Visit Arizona's Department of Environmental Quality page to learn more, or call toll free at 1-877-692-9227.

Is proof of liability insurance required?

Yes

Arizona Driver's License Change of Address

Do I need to notify the state of Arizona?

No. When you receive a license from your new state, Arizona will automatically cancel your driver's license.

Arizona Vehicle Registration Change of Address Information

Do I need to notify the state of Arizona?

Yes

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my vehicle registration records?

No

Where can I complete my vehicle registration change of address?

Alas, services are not available online. You'll need to complete your change of address by mail:

Arizona Department of Transportation - Motor Vehicle Division
P.O. Box 2100
Phoenix, AZ 85001-2100

What will I need?

  • A copy of your new state's vehicle registration

Do I need to return my license plates?

No. Go ahead and save them for the grandkids.

Resources

Arizona Motor Vehicle Division
1-800-251-5866

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