You may now walk in without an appointment for any motor vehicle, standard drivers license renewal and DNR transactions:  Monday - Friday 8:00am- 4:15pm
Please note Real ID and Enhanced Drivers License Applications will only be accepted Monday-Friday 8:00am- 3:45pm

Prorate transactions are still by appointment only.

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Prorate Appointment Times:
Monday-Friday: 8:30 am- 11:00am, 1:30pm-3:00pm

30 min appointments are allotted, please make sure you have everything you need for your appointment. 
Prorate Document Information

Our office does not open new accounts or file quarterly fuel reports.

We will continue to use the Drop box (located outside the North side of the court house) for Passenger Tab Renewals only. If you are due for a 7 year replacement plate (your renewal notice will state this) Please come in and see us, 

If you choose to mail your tabs in to our office please follow the process listed below.
Tab Renew by Mail 

* Dropbox Location: North side of the Olivia Court House

Court House Drop Box

The Drop box is open 24/7

State Online Services

***There will be no State Examiners at the Renville County License Center until further notice.  At this time there will be no written tests, road test, or reinstatement fees taken at this location.***

DPS-DVS reopened 16 exam stations on May 18, 2020

These include: St. Paul, Arden Hills, Anoka, Eagan, Plymouth, Rochester, Mankato, Fairmont (opening May 26 for road tests only), Marshall, Willmar, Detroit Lakes, St. Cloud, Brainerd, Duluth, Grand Rapids, and Bemidji.  All testing will be by appointment only in these locations. Please visit drive.mn.gov to set up an appointment for your test.


Reminders for Customers.

The new Real ID license will be required for travel beginning  May 3, 2023 within the United States.

See Enhanced Drivers License and Real ID document requirements list on Drivers License Tab.

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

Deadline for Real Id or Enhanced Drivers License is 3:45 pm Monday-Friday

Building Hours:            Address: 
8 am-4:30 pm
      Renville County Courthouse
500 East Depue Ave, 2nd Floor
Olivia, MN 56277 
Office Phone number:   Office Fax Number:   Office Email:
320-523-3612   320-523-3608   licenses@renvillecountymn.com

The License Department handles transactions dealing with motor vehicles, International Registration Plan Accounts, drivers license and identification cards, as well as watercraft, snowmobile and ATV licenses.

Minnesota DNR  

Minnesota Department of Public Safety