Motor Vehicles

Idaho driver’s licenses, instruction permits, or identification cards are only issued at the Sheriff’s Office at 400 N Benjamin Ln., Boise.

 

ON-LINE VEHICLE REGISTRATION
Try the Idaho Transportation Department's new On-Line Vehicle Registration page.
Please note the following plate types cannot currently be renewed online: Boats, Classic, Dealer, Exempt, Legislative, Loaner, Off-Road, Old Timer, Repossession, Snowmobiles, and Transporter.

IDAHO STATE PARKS PASSPORT
New this year, in partnership with Idaho Parks & Recreation, annual Parks Passports will be available for purchase at local Ada County DMV offices. The annual Parks Passport is $10.00 per vehicle, and provides admission to all 30 Idaho State Parks for one year, trail and boat launch access, and even camping discounts. The Passport expires concurrently with vehicle registration. A full list of Idaho State Parks is available at www.idahoparkspassport.com  

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS 
Click here for answers to some of our most frequently asked questions!

SELECT A LICENSE PLATE
Idaho has a number of very colorful, eye-catching license plates. Click here to learn more.

CONDUCTING A TRANSACTION
Click here to learn how to REGISTER your vehicle in person or RENEW your vehicle license by phone.

STOP BY
Click here to find out where you can go to process your transaction.

COUNTY DESIGNATORS
Have you ever wondered what 9B or 2M mean? Here is a list of the Idaho license plate designators and county seats.

RECREATIONAL VEHICLE LICENSING AND REGISTRATION
New rules for registering and licensing all all-terrain vehicles (ATV), motorbikes, and utility vehicles (UTV)

IN A HURRY? Consider these helpful hints!

Follow this link to the Idaho Transportation Department for additional forms, references and information.

OUR MISSION

Ada County OfficesCourthouse200 W. Front StreetBoise, ID 83702Phone: (208) 287-7080