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How do I make an appointment at the DPS near me?

How do I make an appointment at the DPS near me?

To schedule an appointment, please visit our website at

How do I contact DPS?

Contact Us

Department Phone
Driver License Customer Service (512) 424-2600
Emergency Assistance 911
Handgun Licensing (512) 424-7293
Headquarters Security (512) 424-2290

How much is it to renew your Texas driver’s license?

Renewal Fees Drivers under 18 years old can enjoy an affordable renewal fee of just $6. Drivers between 18 and 84 will pay $25 and drivers 85 and older only pay $9. Cash, credit card, check, and money order are all acceptable forms of payment for license renewal.

How do I talk to a real person at Texas DPS?

Our Customer Service Center hours are Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m, with the exception of holidays. The best time to contact us for faster service is on Fridays or between 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. daily. Customer Service Center telephone number: 512-424-2600.

How do I speak to a human at Texas DPS?

Can I go to any DPS office in Texas?

The DPS has branches scattered throughout every county of Texas. You can go to any branch to take care of your important license- and car-related tasks. The DPS offers a convenient branch locator which will automatically tell you the nearest locations to your address.

Can I renew my driver license online?

Answer 2: Yes, the customer can renew the licence online after making sure that all the details of the traffic file are updated on the traffic system according to the new residence visa.

Can I drive with an expired license?

As we mentioned, a first-time offense for driving on an expired license is generally only an infraction. This means you may avoid major penalties for this infraction. You may only have to pay a fine. You can avoid additional penalties by getting a license.

How long can I drive on an expired license in Texas?

Texas state driver’s licenses are valid for six years and expire on your birthday. If you are unable to renew by this date, you can do so up to two years after, but you can’t drive until you do. Licenses that have been expired for longer than two years cannot be renewed.

What forms of payment does Texas DPS take?

Customers must pay with a credit card, check or money order. Cash payments will not be accepted.