Lake County DMV

Find Lake County Minnesota 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.


Silver Bay DVS Office 24 Shopping Center Road Silver Bay MN 55614 218-226-3076


Two Harbors DVS Office 417 South Avenue Two Harbors MN 55616 218-628-4925

Two Harbors Drivers License Office 629 7th Avenue Two Harbors MN 55616 218-834-5621

About Lake County DMV

The Lake 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 Lake County, MN. The Lake County DMV/BMV may be part of a larger department, such as the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, the Minnesota Transportation Department, or the Minnesota Department of Revenue. In addition to core DMV programs and services, the Lake 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 Lake County DMV appointments
  • How to get a Minnesota driver's license
  • Renewing Minnesota driver's licenses
  • Scheduling driving permit and road tests
  • Motor vehicle registrations, tags, and titles
Lake County Driver's Licenses

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

Minnesota Traffic Tickets, Points & Penalties

The Lake County DMV tracks individual traffic violations through a points system whereby traffic violations result in points imposed on the Minnesota 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 MN driver's license and can adversely affect automobile insurance costs.

Lake County DMV Online Services

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