License Bureau

Welcome to the New Brighton License Bureau

We now offer Class D Knowledge Exams by appointment only! Please visit our exam page for information and appointments!


All other services are walk-in only, no appointment needed.



REAL DLs/IDs Deadline Extended

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended the deadline to obtain a REAL ID, the federally mandated identification needed for passengers to board aircraft, to May 7, 2025 due to circumstances resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit the Department of Homeland Security website for additional information.


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  • Driver’s license and State ID renewals or replacements, change of address and/or name
  • Upgrade to REAL ID or Enhanced with proper documentation
  • New-To-State license or State ID with proper documentation and exams completed
  • CDL medical card updates

Save time! Pre-apply for your license or ID!

Please note that we are NOT an exam station other than Class D Knowledge Exams.

Find other exam information HERE.

Motor Vehicle Services:

DNR / Game & Fish Services:

  • Boat, ATV, and Snowmobile new registrations, transfers, and sticker renewals
  • Hunting and Fishing licenses

Notary services also available.            

Forms of Payment accepted:

  • Cash
  • Check (local with valid ID)
  • Credit and Debit Cards include 2.49% processing fee
  • Touchless pay also accepted with 2.49% processing fee

Stop in or use our Quick Lane: Tab, DNR and Game and Fish Renewal Options.