California Department of Motor Vehicles

Ask the DMV: How do I buy a car from another state?

Q: I am a California resident, but would like to purchase a new vehicle in Oregon. What do I need to know before purchasing a vehicle from out-of-state? A: If you are a Californ ...

Ask the DMV: License plates are needed on the front and back

Q: I have a new Corvette and have not put plates on the front. How can I get an exemption from the law that requires two plates (front and back) on all vehicles? If I were to get ...

Ask the DMV: What new laws affect DUI offenders?

Q: Can you give more information about the new laws that will be enforced for driving under the influence offenders? A:The Ignition Interlock Device law took effect on July 1, 2 ...