Tennessee DMV Guide - The Tennessee Department of Motor Vehicle Explained

The Department of Motor Vehicles Services

The Driver Services and Department of Safety & Homeland Security oversee driver services throughout the 95 counties in Tennessee. The TN DMV manages permits & licensing, registrations & renewals, records, road tests, address changes, and everything else driving-related. There are 159 DMV offices are available in the state, giving you many options for all your driving needs.

DMVConnect is an easy way to connect with the Tennessee DMV.

We understand it’s difficult and confusing navigating DMV information and requirements. We make it easy through our simplified DMV guides. Our hub shares Tennessee DMV locations, information about forms and fees, contact details, and so much more.

Here is a quick overview of what you’ll find in the Tennessee driver services hub:

Tennessee Driver Services & Information

Want to apply for your learner’s permit? Ready to get your unrestricted license? Or, perhaps need to process a vehicle registration while getting your title and tags? We have guides covering these items.

Need to find Tennessee auto insurance? Want to set up a road test? We’ve got the details on how to make it happen.

Topics we cover include:

  • Licensing
  • Registration
  • Safety
  • Testing
  • Fees

…and so much more.

Plus, we share helpful DMV tips and tricks to ace your tests, save time when gathering papers and other requirements before going to the DMV. We detail how to process most DMV items through their online portal or mail-in options, too.

Locate Local Tennessee DMV Offices

There are many DMV offices throughout the state, but which one has what you need?

We’ve collected them all in our TN DMV directory.

Each DMV office page includes services are offered on location, hours of operation, and contact details. You can browse TN DMV locations by listings or find one nearest to you through our search features.

Can’t find the information you’re looking for? We’re always updating our DMV hubs so keep checking back to see if your information is available.

Tennessee DMV Appointments and More

DMV appointments are mainly reserved for road tests. You can check with your local DMV office to learn about wait times and see if anything becomes available. Otherwise, check our directory to find DMV hours of operation and contact information for your nearest office.

All-in-all think of DMVConnect as your helpful guide through the DMV system. We’re building the best hub of Tennessee driver services and tutorials on the Web. We hope we can either save you a trip to the DMV or at least make your next visit as pleasant as possible!

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The following are all DMV Offices in Tennessee


DMV Offices in Alamo Crockett County Clerk Mv Services Of Alamo, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Altamont Altamont County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Altamont, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Antioch Hickory Hollow Driver Services And Reinstatement Center Of Antioch, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Ashland City Cheatham Co. Clerk Mv Services Of Ashland City, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Athens Mcminn County Clerk Mv Services Of Athens, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Athens, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Benton Polk County Driver License Of Benton, Tennessee
 Polk County Clerk Motor Vehicle Services Of Benton, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Blountville Sullivan County Clerk Mv Services Of Blountville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Blountville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Bolivar Hardeman County Clerk Mv Services Of Bolivar, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Brownsville Haywood County Clerk Express Of Brownsville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Byrdstown Pickett County Clerk Mv Of Byrdstown, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Camden Benton Co. Clerk Mv Services Of Camden, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Carthage Smith County Clerk Mv Services Of Carthage, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Celina Clay County Clerk Vehicle Services Of Celina, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Centerville Hickman County Clerk Mv Services Of Centerville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Charlotte Dickson County Of Charlotte, Tennessee
 Dickson County Clerk Mv Services Of Charlotte, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Chattanooga Hamilton County Clerk Mv Service Of Chattanooga, Tennessee
 Chattanooga/red Bank Driver Services Center Of Chattanooga, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Chattanooga, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Clarksville Montgomery County Clerk Mv Of Clarksville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Clarksville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Cleveland Dos Driver License Station Of Cleveland, Tennessee
 Bradley County Clerk Mv Services Of Cleveland, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Columbia Dos Driver License Station Of Columbia, Tennessee
 Maury County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Columbia, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Cookeville Putnam County Clerk Mv Services Of Cookeville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Cookeville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Covington Tipton County Clerk Mv Services Of Covington, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Covington, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Crossville Cumberland County Clerk Mv Services Of Crossville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Crossville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dandridge Jefferson County Clerk Mv Services Of Dandridge, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dayton Rhea County Clerk Mv Services Of Dayton, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Decatur Meigs County Clerk Mv Services Of Decatur, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Decaturville Decatur County Clerk Mv Services Of Decaturville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dickson Dos Driver License Station Of Dickson, Tennessee
 Dickson County Clerk Mv Services (registration & Title) Of Dickson, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dover Stewart County Clerk Mv Services Of Dover, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dresden Weakley County Clerk Mv Services Of Dresden, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dunlap Sequatchie County Clerk Express Of Dunlap, Tennessee
 Sequatchie County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Dunlap, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Dyersburg Dyer County Clerk Mv Services Of Dyersburg, Tennessee
 Dyersburg/dyer County Driver Services Center Of Dyersburg, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Elizabethton Dos Driver License Station Of Elizabethton, Tennessee
 Carter County Clerk Mv Services Of Elizabethton, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Erin Houston County Clerk Driver License Services Of Erin, Tennessee
 Houston County Clerk Mv Service Of Erin, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Erwin Unicoi County Clerk License Services Of Erwin, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Fayetteville Lincoln Co. Clerk Mv Services Of Fayetteville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Fayetteville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Franklin Williamson County Clerk Mv Services Of Franklin, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Gainesboro Jackson County Clerk Mv Services Of Gainesboro, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Gallatin Sumner County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Gallatin, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Gallatin, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Greeneville Greene County Clerk Mv Services Of Greeneville, Tennessee
 Greeneville/greene County Driver License Reinstatement Center Of Greeneville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Hartsville Trousdale County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Hartsville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Henderson Chester County Clerk Driver Svc. Of Henderson, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Hendersonville Sumner County Clerk Registration & Title Services Of Hendersonville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Hohenwald Lewis Co. Clerk Mv Services Of Hohenwald, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Huntingdon Carroll County Clerk Mv Services Of Huntingdon, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Huntsville Scott County Clerk Express Service Of Huntsville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Jacksboro Campbell County Clerk Mv Services Of Jacksboro, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Jackson Dos Driver License Station Of Jackson, Tennessee
 Madison County Clerk Mv Services Of Jackson, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Jamestown Fentress County Clerk Mv Services Of Jamestown, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Jasper Jasper Driver Services Center Of Jasper, Tennessee
 Marion County Clerk Mv Services Of Jasper, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Jellico Campbell County Clerk Mv Services Of Jellico, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Johnson City Dos Driver License Station Of Johnson City, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Jonesborough Washington County Driver License Services Of Jonesborough, Tennessee
 Washington County Clerk Mv Services Of Jonesborough, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Kingsport Sullivan County Clerk Mv Services Of Kingsport, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Kingston Roane County Clerk Mv Services Of Kingston, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Knoxville Cedar Bluff Driver License Station Of Knoxville, Tennessee
 Knox County Satellite Registration & Title Office - West Knoxville Of Knoxville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver Testing Station Of Knoxville, Tennessee
 Knox County Satellite Registration & Title Office Of Knoxville, Tennessee
 Downtown County Clerk Express Dl Of Knoxville, Tennessee
 Straw Plains Driver License Station Of Knoxville, Tennessee
 Knox County Satellite Registration & Title Office - Farragut Of Knoxville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Lafayette Macon County Clerk Mv Services Of Lafayette, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Lawrenceburg Lawrence County Clerk Motor Vehicle Services Of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Lebanon Lebanon Driver Services Center Of Lebanon, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Lewisburg Marshall County Clerk Mv Services Of Lewisburg, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Lexington Henderson County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Lexington, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Linden Perry County Clerk Mv Services Of Linden, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Livingston Overton County Clerk Mv Services Of Livingston, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Loudon Loudon County Clerk Mv Services Of Loudon, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Lynchburg Moore County Clerk Mv Services Of Lynchburg, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Madison Anderson County Clerk Driver License Office Of Madison, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Madisonville Monroe County Clerk Mv Services Of Madisonville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Manchester Coffee Co. Clerk Mv Serrvices Of Manchester, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Maryville Foothills Mall County Clerk Mv Of Maryville, Tennessee
 Maryville County Clerk Mv Services Of Maryville, Tennessee
 Limited Motor Vehicle Services Office (registration Renewals & Placards Only) Of Maryville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Maryville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Maynardville Union County Clerk Express Svc. Of Maynardville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in MC Minnville Dos Driver License Station Of Mc Minnville, Tennessee
 Warren County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Mc Minnville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Memphis Shelby County Clerk Mv Services Of Memphis, Tennessee
 Memphis Driver License Reinstatement Of Memphis, Tennessee
 Summer Ave. Driver Services Of Memphis, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Millington Dos Driver License Station Of Millington, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Morristown Hamblen County Clerk Mv Service Of Morristown, Tennessee
 Hamblen County Clerk Mv (mall) Of Morristown, Tennessee
 Morristown/hamblen County Driver Services Center Of Morristown, Tennessee
 Driver License Office Of Morristown, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Mount Juliet Wilson County Clerk Mv Services Of Mount Juliet, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Mountain City Johnson County Clerk Mv Services Of Mountain City, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Murfreesboro Rutherford County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Murfreesboro, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Murfreesboro, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Nashville Nashville County Clerk Mv Services (office Does Not Handle Driver License Transactions- Registration Of Nashville, Tennessee
 Downtown Nashville Express Station Of Nashville, Tennessee
 Hart Lane Dos Of Nashville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Newport Cocke County Clerk Mv Services Of Newport, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Oak Ridge Oak Ridge Driver Services Center Of Oak Ridge, Tennessee
 Anderson County Driver License Services Of Oak Ridge, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Oakland County Clerk Motor Vehicle Services Of Oakland, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Oakland, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Paris Dos Driver License Station Of Paris, Tennessee
 Henry County Clerk Mv Services Of Paris, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Pikeville Bledsoe County Clerk Mv Services Of Pikeville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Pulaski Giles County Clerk Mv Services Of Pulaski, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Ripley Lauderdale Co. Clerk Mv Services Of Ripley, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Rockwood Dos Driver License Station Of Rockwood, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Rogersville Hawkins County Clerk Mv Services Of Rogersville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Rutledge Grainger Driver License Office Of Rutledge, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Savannah Hardin County Of Savannah, Tennessee
 Dos Driver Testing Station Of Savannah, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Selmer Mcnairy County Clerk Mv Services Of Selmer, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Sevierville Dos Driver License Station Of Sevierville, Tennessee
 Sevier County Clerk Mv Services Of Sevierville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Shelbyville Bedford County Clerk Mv Services Of Shelbyville, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Shelbyville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Smithville Dekalb County Clerk Mv Services Of Smithville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Smyrna Rutherford County Clerk Mv Services Of Smyrna, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Sneedville Hancock County Clerk Driver Svc. Of Sneedville, Tennessee
 Hancock County Clerk Mv Services Of Sneedville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Somerville Fayette County Clerk Mv Services Of Somerville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Spencer Van Buren County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Spencer, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Springfield Dos Driver License Station Of Springfield, Tennessee
 Robertson County Clerk Mv Svcs. Of Springfield, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Tazewell Claiborne County Clerk Driver Svc. Of Tazewell, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Tiptonville Lake County Clerk Driver Services Of Tiptonville, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Trenton Dos Driver License Station Of Trenton, Tennessee
 Gibson County Clerk Mv Services Of Trenton, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Tullahoma Dos Driver License Station Of Tullahoma, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Union City Obion County Clerk Mv Services Of Union City, Tennessee
 Dos Driver License Station Of Union City, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Wartburg Morgan County Clerk Express Service Of Wartburg, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Waverly Humphreys Co. Clerk Mv Services Of Waverly, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Waynesboro Wayne County Clerk Mv Services Of Waynesboro, Tennessee
 Wayne Driver License Services Of Waynesboro, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Winchester Franklin County Clerk Mv Services Of Winchester, Tennessee
DMV Offices in Woodbury Cannon County Clerk Mv Services Of Woodbury, Tennessee