DMV closures for 2023 State Holidays and Observances

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RICHMOND – All Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) full-service customer service centers will be closed on the following days for state holidays and observances:

  • January 16: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • February 20: George Washington Day
  • May 29: Memorial Day
  • June 19: Juneteenth
  • July 4: Independence Day
  • September 4: Labor Day
  • October 9: Columbus Day and Yorktown Victory Day
  • November 7: Election Day
  • November 10: Veterans Day (Observed)

The 2023 end-of-year holiday schedule will be announced at a later date.

DMV customers are encouraged to take advantage of more than 50 transactions available online at or through the mail during holiday closures.

Also, some DMV Select locations, run mostly by local governments, may operate outside of the state holiday closing schedule. DMV Select offices process mostly vehicle-related transactions including registration renewals, titles and license plates; driver’s licenses and ID card services are not available. To find out if a DMV Select in your area is open on a state holiday and whether an appointment is required, visit