Skip to main content
Oregon.gov Homepage

New to Oregon

Welcome!

As a new Oregon resident, within 30 days you must:

You can also:

You can transfer your motorcycle-endorsed license without testing if it was issued by:

  • Another U.S. state;
  • The District of Columbia;
  • A  Territory of the U.S.; or
  • A Canadian Province.
Be sure to tell us that you want to keep your endorsement when you apply for your driver license.

Visiting Oregon?

As a visitor, you can legally drive in Oregon if you have a valid driver license from:

  • Any U.S. State or territory
  • The District of Columbia
  • A Canadian Province or another country
You are considered a visitor if:

  • Your permanent residence is outside Oregon;
  • You are in the military stationed in Oregon;
  • You are attending school in Oregon and are paying non-resident tuition; or
  • You do not  plan to take any steps to become a resident of Oregon.
Frequently Asked Questions

Your browser is out-of-date! It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how

×