Skip to main content

Oregon State Flag An official website of the State of Oregon » Homepage

DMV Offices - Albany

  • Services may be limited in DMV offices due to staffing.   
  • Wait times may be long or you may need to return another day if the lines are full. 
  • We appreciate your patience during this time.
  • You will need an appointment for a drive test. 
  • Use DMV2U to make an appointment at this office. 
  • You can change or cancel your appointment. 
  • If appointments are full, check back after 5pm on Mondays. 

See the chart of what services this office has to offer. The chart is in the following languages:

Inclement Weather

If your area is experiencing inclement weather, please check out the DAS webpage to see if your DMV office is closed or on delayed opening. You may also use the interactive map on our DMV Office index page to see if there is a delay in offices opening or if an office is closed.


All mailed-in transactions should be sent to DMV Headquarters.  Please do not send them to this office.


Albany DMV
2242 Santiam Hwy SE
Albany, OR 97321

Hours of Operation 

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday and Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Thursday and Friday

Note: DMV offices are closed for Statewide Holidays. 

Drive tests are given by appointment only. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call the office number above.

You must show proof of insurance before a drive test. You can use:

  • A valid insurance card;
  • A current vehicle liability insurance policy or binder; or
  • A DMV Certificate of Self-Insurance showing you as the owner of the vehicle.

If there is inclement weather, drive tests may be cancelled or traction devices may be required. Please confirm your drive test by calling the office.

Albany DMV
2242 Santiam Hwy SE
Albany, OR 97321

Going North/South

  • From northbound or southbound I-5, take the Santiam Hwy (OR-20) exit (Exit 233).
  • Travel west on the Santiam Hwy (OR-20).
  • Turn LEFT (south) on Clay St.
  • Turn RIGHT into the Bi-Mart Plaza and look for the DMV office.

Going East

  • From eastbound 9th Ave (OR-99), veer to the RIGHT past Geary St and follow the signs to the Santiam Hwy (OR-20).
  • The Santiam Hwy (OR-20) will become a divided road just past Burkhart St.
  • Continue on the Santiam Hwy (OR-20) for another block.
  • Just before Clay St, turn RIGHT (south) into the Bi-Mart Plaza and look for the DMV office.

Going West

  • From westbound Pacific Blvd (OR-99), turn LEFT (south) on Columbus Blvd.
  • Continue south on Columbus Blvd for about 3 blocks, until it dead-ends at Santiam Hwy (OR-20).
  • Turn LEFT (east) on the Santiam Hwy (OR-20).
  • Turn RIGHT (south) into the Bi-Mart Plaza and look for the DMV office.​ 

​​See the location of this office on a map.

Click on the thumbnail image below to view a larger photo of the office.

Albany DMV Office


Payment Options

This office accepts cash, checks, debit cards, mobile payments, Discover, Master Card and Visa for payment.​

Reasonable Accommodations

Customers with disabilities or spe​cial needs should contact their local DMV office to request special accommodations.  In the Portland metro areas call 503-299-9999, or for deaf and hard of hearing access call 7-1-1 for statewide relay.​​​