License Center

****NEW HOURS**** 
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
AND 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The License Center is under the direction of the Treasurer.   The License Center issues drivers licenses, auctioneer licenses, marriage licenses, liquor and tobacco licenses and records notary signatures as well.   The number for License Services is 218-732-3426

DRIVERS LICENSE TESTING - Testing is available the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month with the exception of holidays and is now given in the basement of the Law Enforcement Center, Room B109.  (Human Services Doors, 205 Court Ave, Park Rapids, MN 56470). 

- See the website for more information regarding exact hours and to schedule appointments.  The link is as follows: e-Services - Home - Home ( 

The deadline to meet the Federal complaint ID requirement has been extended to May 7, 2025. At that time, you will need either a passport, passport card, Enhanced ID or a Real ID to board an airplane or enter a federal facility. Your standard driver's license will continue to be valid for driving privileges.