Maryland DMV Change of Address Form

Moving somewhere in Maryland? 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 Maryland home.

To begin, select from the following

Maryland Driver's License Change of Address

Do I need to notify the state of Maryland?

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 Maryland issue me a new driver's license or ID card?

Yes

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 Maryland's Change of Address System.

Or, you can complete your change of address in person at the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration. You can also complete your change of address by mail:

  • Motor Vehicle Administration
  • 6601 Ritchie Highway, Room 203
  • Glen Burnie, MD 21062

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

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 30 days of your move.

Maryland Vehicle Registration Change of Address Information

Do I need to notify the state of Maryland?

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?

Lucky you! Individual vehicle owners can change their addresses online using the MVA's Online Services

Or, you can complete your change of address in person at the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration. You can also complete your change of address by mail:

  • Motor Vehicle Administration
  • 6601 Ritchie Highway, Room 203
  • Glen Burnie, MD 21062

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

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 30 days of your move.

Maryland 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 Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration. Unfortunately, services are not available online.

What will I need?

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

Act fast - you'll need to visit the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration office within 60 days of your move.

Do I need to take a driving test?

No, but you will need to take a vision test. Save your real driving skills for the road but bring your glasses.

Is there a fee?

Ah, the age old question. Costs vary. Visit the fees page for more information.

Maryland 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 Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration in person.

You can also register your vehicle by mail:

  • Out-of-State Title Unit
  • 6601 Ritchie Highway
  • Glen Burnie, MD 21062

You can also go to an MVA Liscensed tag and title service.

What will I need?

When do I need to register my vehicle?

Don't sit on it - you'll need to register your vehicle within 60 days of your move.

Is there a fee?

We don't fault you for asking. Costs vary. Visit the fees page for more information.

Is an emission test required?

Yes. Visit Maryland's Emissions Inspection page for more information.

Is proof of liability insurance required?

Yes. Visit Maryland's Insurance Requirements page to learn more.

Maryland Driver's License Change of Address

Do I need to notify the state of Maryland?

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

Maryland Vehicle Registration Change of Address Information

Do I need to notify the state of Maryland?

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 can complete your change of address here:

6601 Ritchie Highway, NE
Glen Burnie, MD 21062

What will I need?

  • Your old license plates

Do I need to return my license plates?

You'll need to return your plates prior to canceling your vehicle's insurance coverage. Unfortunately, you won't be able to save them for the grandkids. Here's how and where to return them.

Resources

Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration
1-800-950-1682

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