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Bedford Customer Service Center

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  • Renew your vehicle registration (decals) online and save $1.
  • More than 25 other transactions may be conducted online.


click here for important notices regarding this office Important Office Notices:
  •  Motorcycle road exams are not conducted at this location. To schedule a motorcycle exam, please contact Betty Gillispie at 434-941-9243.
  •  Virginia birth certificates sold here.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Note: No tickets for testing will be issued 30 minutes before closing.

Contact Information:

  • 1629 Forest Road
    Bedford, VA 24523-2307
  • Telephone: (804) 497-7100
  • Fax:540-586-7981

Planning Your Visit

Be sure to allow plenty of time to complete your transaction. Actual wait times may vary depending on services requested and do not include time prior to receipt of queuing ticket. For optimal service, the best times to visit DMV are in the middle of the month, middle of the week. See more tips for being prepared for your visit to DMV.

What Do I Need to Bring

For driver licensing, speed your visit to an office by determining the documents you will need to bring with you

Applying for a Driver's License
Titling a Vehicle
Average Wait Times as of 1:51:28 PM
     Bedford   00 Minutes and 29 Seconds
Nearby Alternatives
     Lynchburg   13 Minutes and 06 Seconds

Directions:

From Roanoke East on 460: Exit left onto 460 Business. Turn left on Bridge Street. Travel approximately 2 miles. DMV is on the left.

From West on 460: Take the first Bedford exit (right) and turn right onto Bridge Street. Travel approximately 2 miles. DMV is on the left.

Services:

Wheelchair available upon request at the Information Counter Wheelchair available upon request at the Information Counter.

Assistance:

DMV is committed to providing our customers the best service possible. DMV takes numerous measures to ensure our customer service centers (CSC) comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and that all of our customers have access to the services they need in a comfortable environment. Customers with disabilities can easily request special assistance or accommodations by making their needs known when they arrive at the information counter in any CSC. If you experience service that you feel does not meet your expectations, please ask to speak to the manager or supervisor on duty.


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