Multiple DMV Offices Impacted by Recent Storms

February 6, 2024

Sacramento – Many DMV offices across California have been impacted in some way due to the ongoing storm event. While most offices are open, some remain closed due to power outages and others are only able to provide select services at this time.

The DMV is working to restore all services and will reopen offices as quickly as possible. The DMV apologizes for any inconvenience.

Current Office Closures:

RocklinNow Open

Fort BraggNow Open

Van Nuys – Customers can visit the following locations:

  • Lancaster – 721 W Ave L6, Lancaster, CA 93535
  • Winnetka – 20725 Sherman Way, Winnetka, CA 91306
  • Arleta – 14400 Van Nuys Blvd, Arleta, CA 91331

Some DMV offices may be impacted by slow internet connections related to storm damage or only be able to provide select services at this time. Downed trees and fallen branches impede some parking access in some areas.

To check the status of the DMV office closest to you visit, DMV Service Locations and Offices – California DMV.

Before Going to an Office – Try Online First!

The DMV has taken many steps to offer more digital services. Most DMV tasks do not require an office visit. The DMV encourages customers to use its online services and other service channels to complete transactions, including eligible driver’s license and vehicle registration renewals. Customers can also use the Service Advisor on the DMV website to learn their options to complete DMV tasks.

To sign up for paperless vehicle registration and driver’s license renewal notices, customers must sign in or create a secure online account at and then opt in.


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