Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is extending the REAL ID full enforcement date by 19 months, from October 1, 2021 to May 3, 2023, due to circumstances resulting from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Additional Info...
The Anoka County License Center in Ramsey, 7550 Sunwood Dr. NW, Ste. A, is currently closed due to staffing shortages related to COVID-19. We will continue to evaluate the situation to determine when we are able to effectively operate all locations. Read on...
If you have moved to a new address and/or have legally changed your name through marriage, divorce, citizenship, etc. you may apply for an updated drivers license at any one of our locations. Minnesota law requires that you apply for a new driver’s license within 30 days of changing your address or name.
Applications are available online and in the lobby at all five Anoka County License Centers.
If you have recently moved to a new residence, you can update the address on your driver’s license at any of our five locations. You do not need to provide us with proof of address if you have a Standard Driver’s License or ID. If you have a Real ID or Enhanced* Driver’s License or ID, you must submit two proofs of your current residential address. The accepted proof documents for Real ID can be found under List C, here. The accepted proof documents for EDL can be found under List F, here.
If you have recently gone through a legal name change, you are able to update the name on your driver’s license/identification card at any of our five locations. During the process, a new photo and signature will taken for use on your new card. You must change your name on your social security card first before doing anything with your license or identification card. Click here for more information.
- Current Minnesota Driver’s License/ID card
- Certified name change document (Marriage Certificate, Divorce Decree, etc.)
*Due to EDL processing times, we only accept these applications 30 minutes after opening to 90 minutes before we close.