Cost: See Mass-RMV Registry fee listing
Description: Non-CDL License Renewals. License Renewals can be processed 364 days in advance of the expiration, and up to two years after expiration date.
Process: Member should present their existing photo license along with other documentation Refer to “Massachusetts Identification (ID) requirements
Processing Time: A temporary license is printed and given after a review of paperwork and payment. The physical license is mailed within 10 days after processing.
Address Changes: A change of address may be completed as part of the License Renewal transaction.
Physical Description Changes: Changes to physical appearance can be made as part of the License Renewal transaction, except Gender Changes. All Gender Changes must be substantiated and completed at a Full-Service RMV Office.
Name Changes: Name changes must be completed at a Full-Service RMV Office. AAA offices can only do a name change as part of a REAL ID transaction with proof of name change
Eye Exams: License Renewal Applicants will be given and must pass the official Mass RMV-Registry Eye Exam as part of the renewal process. At least 20/40 distant visual acuity in either eye, with or without corrective lenses, and not less than 120 degrees combined horizontal peripheral field of vision to be eligible for a license. Members may ask their Optometrist or Ophthalmologists to sign an official Class D and M Vision Screening Certificate and the eye exam procedure will be omitted. Click here for more information.
Note: Renew on or after your 21st birthday to receive a standard horizontal license.