1. Bring Your Proofs

    You need to bring proof of completion of an MVD-approved driver improvement course plus the proofs of identity and New Mexico residency you need for any new license. Click here for details.…Read More

  2. Pass the Tests

    You need to pass the written examination and vision exam. (If you have not been driving for five years or more, you may need to take thepractical driving test, too.)…Read More

  3. Smile

    We’ll take an updated photo and get you on your way with a temporary DAC or license.(Your permanent license will arrive by mailin 40 days or less)…Read More

  4. Gather Your Proofs

    To renew your license, you need 1 proof of identity and age, 1 proof of identification number and 2 proofs of New Mexico residency.See the full list of acceptable documents…Read More

  5. Go to MVD Express

    Bring your proofs to MVD Express andskip the lines. We’ll process yourdriver authorization card orReal ID license quickly.…Read More

  6. Smile

    We’ll take an updated photo and get you on your way with a temporary DAC or license.(Your permanent license will arrive bymail in 40 days or less.)…Read More

  7. Independence Day: Some Interesting Facts

    The Fourth of July, also known as Independence Day, has been a nationally recognized holiday since 1777 and a paid federal holiday since 1938. It represents the United States of America’s adoption of the Declaration of Independence and its freedom from Great Britain (now known as the United Kingdo…Read More

  8. Thursday Thanks: Our State Bird, The Roadrunner

    This Thursday, MVD Express wants to thank our beautiful state bird, the roadrunner. This bird was born to run and does so at speeds as fast as 18 miles per hour. The roadrunner is a subject of many myths and folklore traditions, often credited with supernatural powers by many New Mexicans. This sacr…Read More

  9. For Sale by Owner: Steps to Buying a Vehicle

    Most vehicles sold by private parties are not in perfect condition and usually the vehicle will be sold “as is”. MVD Express in Albuquerque walks you through the steps of purchasing a vehicle from a private owner. (more…)…Read More

  10. MVD Express: Your Motor Vehicle Records Source

    MVD Express is your source for motor vehicle records in Albuquerque, Las Cruces or the surrounding areas. When you come to us for vehicle records, you will need to bring the VIN (vehicle identification number) of the vehicle. Each vehicle has its own unique VIN and this can be found in various locat…Read More