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DMV Offices - The Dalles

Special Notices

PAYMENT ATM availableNOTICE: Due to the added costs of merchant fees, DMV offices only accept cash or checks and do not accept credit or debit cards; however, this office does offer an ATM in the lobby for your convenience. 
 
Address
The Dalles DMV
3313 Bret Clodfelter Way
The Dalles, OR 97058
 
All mail transactions should be sent to DMV Headquarters (i.e., not to this office):
 
1905 Lana Ave NE
Salem, OR 97314

Hours of Operation
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday
 
Note: See Statewide & Holiday Closure Schedule.

Knowledge Test Hours
Your customer number must be called by 4:00 PM in order to take a test that day. 
 
Note: No one is allowed to accompany a customer into the testing area while a knowledge test is being taken except for interpreters.

Drive Tests
Drive tests are given by appointment only. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call (541) 296-9458.
 
Note: If there is inclement weather, drive tests may be cancelled or traction devices may be required. Please check the Special Notices or confirm your drive test by calling the office.

Telephone
(541) 296-9458

Services
Available at this Location
  • Accident Reports
  • Change of Address & Voter Registration
  • Drive Tests:
    • Commercial Driver License (CDL) - by appointment only 
    • Regular (Class C) Driver License - by appointment only
  • Driver Licenses: Original, Duplicate & Renewal
  • Identification Cards: Original, Duplicate & Renewal
  • Knowledge Testing
  • Motor Carrier Transportation Division Permits
  • Record Purchases Information
  • Registration Renewal
  • Reinstatements & Rescinds
  • Transportation Permits
  • Trip Permits
  • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Inspections
  • Vehicle Title & Registration Transactions
NOT Available at this Location
  • Drive Tests:
    • Motorcycle Skills
Reasonable Accommodations
For Customers with Disabilities
DMV serves customers who qualify for Oregon driver and vehicle services without regard to mental or physical disability, race, gender, age, national origin, religion or other classes of protection required by law and ordinance. If you need any special accommodations because of a disability so that you can obtain DMV services, please contact DMV by calling your local DMV office phone number, by calling (503) 299-9999 in the Portland metro area, or by statewide relay 7-1-1 for deaf and hard of hearing access.

Important Information
Driving Directions
The Dalles DMV 
3313 Bret Clodfelter Way
The Dalles, OR 97058
 
Going East/West
  • From East or Westbound I-84, take Exit 87.
  • At the end of either off-ramp, turn North on The Dalles-California Hwy (OR-197).
  • About a block North of I-84, turn RIGHT (East) on Bret Clodfelter Way.
  • Continue East on Bret Clodfelter Way past the Chevron gas station and Shilo Inn.
  • The DMV office is on the Left-hand side of Bret Clodfelter Way, about 1/4 mile past the Chevron gas station.
Going North
  • Travel North on The Dalles-California Hwy (OR-197).
  • Veer to the RIGHT to stay on OR-197 as you approach I-84 and the river.
  • Continue North on The Dalles-California Hwy (OR-197).
  • About a block North of I-84, turn RIGHT (East) on Bret Clodfelter Way.
  • Continue East on Bret Clodfelter Way past the Chevron gas station and Shilo Inn.
  • The DMV office is on the Left-hand side of Bret Clodfelter Way, about 1/4 mile past the Chevron gas station.
Going South
  • Travel South on The Dalles-California Hwy (OR-197) across the river and Washington/Oregon border.
  • Once across the river, turn LEFT (East) on Bret Clodfelter Way.
  • Continue East on Bret Clodfelter Way past the Chevron gas station and Shilo Inn.
  • The DMV office is on the Left-hand side of Bret Clodfelter Way, about 1/4 mile past the Chevron gas station.
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