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DMV Offices - Cottage Grove

Notice

This office is open to the public.
  • 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.

Appointments for Drive Tests

  • This office only has appointments for drive tests.  You do not need an appointment for any other service type.
  • You will need an appointment for a drive test. 
  • Make an appointment for drive testing at DMV2U.
  • You can change or cancel your appointment. 
  • If appointments are full, check back after 5pm on Mondays.  

Services 

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.

Mailed-In 

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

Address

Cottage Grove DMV
142 Gateway Blvd
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
 
Telephone
541-686-7855

Hours of Operation

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday and Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Thursday and Friday

(Closed for Mid-Day: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM) 

Notes

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.


Note:
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.

Cottage Grove DMV
142 Gateway Blvd
Cottage Grove, OR 97424

Going South (from I-5)

  • From southbound I-5, take Exit 174.
  • At the end of the off ramp, continue straight (south) across the intersection to Gateway Blvd.
  • Proceed on Gateway Blvd to the Gateway Plaza Shopping Center.
  • DMV is located in the shopping center between Bi-Mart and Sears, across from Arby's.


Going North (from I-5)

  • From northbound I-5, take Exit 174.
  • At the intersection, turn RIGHT (west) on Row River Rd/Cottage Grove Connector.
  • Proceed west on Row River Rd/Cottage Grove Connector for about a block (past I-5).
  • Turn LEFT (south) on Gateway Blvd.
  • Proceed on Gateway Blvd to the Gateway Plaza Shopping Center.
  • DMV is located in the shopping center between Bi-Mart and Sears, across from Arby's.


Going North/South (from OR-99)

  • From northbound or southbound Pacific Hwy/9th St (OR-99), take the Cottage Grove Connector east.
  • About a block before reaching I-5, turn RIGHT (south) on Gateway Blvd.
  • Proceed on Gateway Blvd to the Gateway Plaza Shopping Center.
  • DMV is located in the shopping center between Bi-Mart and Sears, across from Arby's.

​See the location of this office on a map.

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

Cottage Grove DMV Office


Payment Options

This office accepts cash, checks, debit cards, 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.​​​