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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 12, 2015
Self-Service Terminals Expand to More DMV Field Offices
Three Million Registration Renewals using Touch Screen Terminals
Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announced today that there are now 50 DMV field offices with Self-Service Terminals (SSTs). An additional 15 DMV field offices recently received the blue and yellow terminals.
“This machine helps customers who don't have access to the Internet or need their registration tags immediately" said DMV Director Jean Shiomoto. "Our customers will receive their new registration and sticker within minutes without an appointment."
The SSTs are designed for customers to get vehicle registration cards and tags instantly. Customer need to bring in the renewal notice DMV sends in the mail or their current registration card. The easy to use touch screen monitor accepts payments by cash, electronic check, credit, or debit card. The SST is as easy to use as an ATM and is available in English and Spanish. To see how the terminal works, check it out here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FUssdwd3f-k
The full list of the 50 DMV field offices with SSTs is available on DMV’s website: http://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/dmv/detail/fo/fo_sst.
Registration Renewals made from July 2013 to June 2014
|Mail: 30%||Online: 29.5%|
|Field Office: 20%||Auto Club: 11.3%|
|Business Partners: 5.1%||SST: 3.1%|
|Total Number of Registration Renewals: 28,117,927|