Jefferson County DMV

Find Jefferson County Alabama DMV, BMV, bureau of motor vehicles, motor vehicle department, driver services, and title & tag agency. DMVs provide information on vehicle registration, driver licenses, and driver insurance, road driving tests, and driving permit exams.


Bessemer Driver's License Office 1801 3rd Avenue North Bessemer AL 35020 205-426-7958


Birmingham Driver's License Office 908 Bankhead Highway West Birmingham AL 35204 205-252-7445

Jefferson-Bessemer Tag & Title Office 1801 3rd Avenue North Bessemer AL 35020 205-481-4110

Jefferson-Birmingham Tag & Title Office 716 Richard Arrington Junior Boulevard North Birmingham AL 35203 205-325-5171

About Jefferson County DMV

The Jefferson County Department of Motor Vehicles, also known as the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), is a government agency that is responsible for issuing driver's licenses, collecting fuel taxes, administering vehicle titling and registration, and enforcing vehicle safety and emissions requirements in Jefferson County, AL. The Jefferson County DMV/BMV may be part of a larger department, such as the Alabama Department of Public Safety, the Alabama Transportation Department, or the Alabama Department of Revenue. In addition to core DMV programs and services, the Jefferson County DMV offers special parking permits for the disabled and IDs for non-drivers that can be used as valid photo identification.

Interested parties may contact the DMV/BMV for questions about:
  • Making Jefferson County DMV appointments
  • How to get a Alabama driver's license
  • Renewing Alabama driver's licenses
  • Scheduling driving permit and road tests
  • Motor vehicle registrations, tags, and titles
Jefferson County Driver's Licenses

The Jefferson County Department of Motor Vehicles educates the public on laws regarding the Alabama driving age, temporary and learners permits, and restrictions on new drivers, especially teen drivers. DMVs also provide information about AL commercial driver's licenses and related training, AL motorcycle licenses safety classes, and insurance requirements.

Alabama Traffic Tickets, Points & Penalties

The Jefferson County DMV tracks individual traffic violations through a points system whereby traffic violations result in points imposed on the Alabama driver's license. The number of points depends on the severity of the violations. The accumulation of driving points on the license may lead to temporary or permanent loss of the AL driver's license and can adversely affect automobile insurance costs.

Jefferson County DMV Online Services

The Jefferson County DMV or BMV may offer online services for Jefferson County residents to register or renew registrations and licenses. Online services provide access to information regarding Jefferson County driver testing requirements, applications for licenses, registration renewal dates, AL emissions testing requirements, and Jefferson County emissions test locations.