Driver's License

                                                                     Important Updates
As of October 1, 2018 we are taking applications for the Real ID, Enhanced Drivers License and Standard Drivers License. The new Real ID license will be required for travel beginning October 1, 2021 within the United States.

                                                              Requirements List
                     Enhanced Drivers License Requirements              Real ID Requirements List

The deadline for Enhanced Driver Licenses is 3:30 pm Monday -Friday. Additional information comparing these identification options and a list of the required documents and fees can be found on the Minnesota real ID website or by calling our office at 320-523-3612

CDL Documents

Drivers license examiners
are in Olivia
 every Wednesday to conduct written and road tests.

At this time the Drivers License Examiners will not be coming to this location until further notice.

No appointment is required for the written tests that are given from 10:00am -11:00am in County Court House Lower Level.
Appointments for the Drivers test are to be made by calling the Willmar Exam station at 320-231-1735 and requesting a time in Olivia.

Original drivers license and identification card applications, drivers license renewals and duplicates can be applied for Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the License Bureau.

If you have lost your drivers license or identification card we use your full name and date of birth to access information to apply for a duplicate drivers license or identification card. 

Your Social Security number is needed for every drivers license or identification card application.

Identity documents are required for a new instruction permit, identification card and CDL renewals.  Call for list of acceptable identity documents.


Class A $51.00
Class A, Under age 21 $31.00
Class B $43.00
Class C $36.00
Class D $32.00
Motorcycle Endorsement Renewal $13.00
School Bus Fee $4.00
Provisional $28.50
Instruction Permit $15.50
Under 21 A $31.00
Under 21 B $43.00
Under 21 C $36.00
Under 21 D $32.00
Identification Card $21.50
Senior Citizen Identification Card $20.75
Duplicate Drivers License or ID Card $17.00
Reduced Fee ID Card $0.50