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Kandiyohi County License Bureau


 **As of January 1, 2016, Insurance company, policy number and expiration date information is required on all,renewals and transfers involving self-propelled vehicles.
Statute 2014, section 169.798,subd.4

Kandiyohi County License Bureau
400 SW Benson Ave
Willmar, MN 56201

Please visit and make sure you have the documnets necessary before coming in to apply for a Real ID or an EDL.

We offer expedited title services from 8am-2:30pm

Telephone (320) 231-6205
*We do not answer our telephone when people are waiting in line or when we have a back-log of dealer work waiting to be processed. Please keep that in mind when trying to call over the noon hour or end-of-the month deadlines.

Fax (320) 231-6242

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*Drivers License Applications and Title Work take about 10-15 minutes to process.
PLEASE be here by 4:00PM on Monday - Friday
in order to get your work completed


                              BUSINESS HOURS


No Drivers License or title applications will be started after 4:00 pm Monday - Friday




*Dealer Work accepted:
Monday-Thursday: 8am-3:30pm
Friday: 8am-Noon
Dealers who drop-off work before 3pm will able to pickup
their processed applications by Noon the following day.

  We can now accept applications for Enhanced Drivers Licenses as well as Standard and Real ID's
* Real ID's will be required for domestic travel by October 1, 2020.

There is also a pre-application on the state website
that can be filled out before coming into the office, which will expedite your time at our window.

***Please note - because of the time it takes to do an EDL those applications will only be accepted until 3:30. ****


We can expedite certain Drivers License Applications - from 9am-3pm. We will not expedite during the noon-hour due to the added amount of time it takes to expedite an application.
 An EDL can not be expedited.


MN Driver & Vehicle Services

MN Department of Public Safety

MN Department of Natural Resources 

Department of Driver and Vehicle Services

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 Standard Minnesota driver's licenses

*Did You Know--- A portion of your renewal stays in Kandiyohi County if you renew at your local License Bureau!

*We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover cards*

          (There is a 2.45% charge to use a debit or                                                         credit card)


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