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DMV Offices - John Day

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

John Day DMV
193 N Canyon Blvd
John Day, OR 97845
 
Telephone
541-575-1503

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 - 2:00 PM) 

Notes

  • This facility may be closed temporarily at other times when business, illness or training requires the limited staff to be away from the office.
  • 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.


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.

John Day DMV
193 N Canyon Blvd
John Day, OR 97845 
 
Going East/West

  • From east or westbound John Day Hwy/Main St (OR-26/395), turn north on N Canyon Blvd (at the traffic light).
  • Continue north on N Canyon Blvd for about a block.
  • The DMV office is located on the right-hand side of N Canyon Blvd, on the corner of NE 1st Ave and N Canyon Blvd.


Going North

  • Travel north on N Canyon Blvd (OR-395).
  • Continue north about a block past the John Day Hwy/Main St (OR-26/395) intersection.
  • The DMV office is located on the right-hand side of N Canyon Blvd, on the corner of NE 1st Ave and N Canyon Blvd.


Going South

  • Travel south on N Canyon Blvd (OR-395).
  • Continue south until you get to NE 1st Ave.
  • The DMV office is located on the left-hand side of N Canyon Blvd, on the corner of NE 1st Ave and N Canyon Blvd.

See the location of this office on a map.

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

John Day 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.​​​