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Arizona MVD Locations & Opening Hours Near Me

COVID-19 Effects on DMV Services

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, state DMVs nationwide have closed office locations, extended license and registration expiration dates, and/or limited the transactions they are processing. Residents are urged to use the state’s online services. Follow the MVD’s recent updates for the latest information.

Arizona Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) Office Locations

The Arizona Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) has office branches located across the state, allowing you to take care of several driver and vehicle-related tasks in person.

To find the nearest MVD office, simply type your zip code in the search bar above, or click on your city or county of residence below.

Arizona MVD Office Services

Arizona MVD offices provide a variety of helpful vehicle and driver services, including (but not limited to):

  • Applying for a standard driver’s license or learner’s permit:
  • AZ ID card application.
  • Vehicle services, such as:

Skip the Lines

To save yourself some time, before heading out to your local MVD office, consider:

  • Making an appointment ahead of time.
  • Using the online services provided by the AZ Motor Vehicle Division, possibly avoiding a trip to the MVD office altogether.

AZ CDL Testing Sites

In Arizona, only certain MVD offices and affiliates can assist you with getting a commercial driver license. You can choose to visit a:

Arizona Emissions Testing

If you live in Phoenix or Tucson, or you regularly commute to those areas, your car must pass emissions inspections throughout the years it’s registered in Arizona. Take a look at the designated inspection sites in your city, so you can get your car registered without issue.

Third-Party Offices Offering AZ MVD Services

If the location of an official Arizona Motor Vehicle Division office branch isn’t convenient for you to get to, you can visit an authorized third-party office.

The MVD provides a list of authorized third-party offices offering driver and vehicle services, including (but not limited to):

  • Written and road exam testing.
  • Title replacement.
  • Vehicle registration renewal.
  • State ID card application.

Check with the third-party office closest to you for specifics on which services are offered.

There are a variety of ways to contact the Arizona Motor Vehicle Division main offices.

If you’re more comfortable using a computer, consider e-mailing the MVD.

To reach the MVD by phone, call the phone number below applicable to your area of residence:

  • Phoenix: (602) 255-0072.
  • Tucson: (520) 629-9808.
  • Anywhere else in AZ: (800) 251-5866.
  • Hearing impaired:
    • In Phoenix: (602) 712-3222.
    • Anywhere else in Arizona: (602) 712-3222.

If you’d like to write in to the MVD main offices, send your mail to:

Arizona Department of Transportation
Motor Vehicle Division
4005 N. 51st Avenue
MD 555M
Phoenix, AZ 85031

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Automotive Industry: Employment, Earnings, and Hours

The automotive industry includes industries associated with the production, wholesaling, retailing, and maintenance of motor vehicles. This industry is not formally defined in the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), but the Bureau of Labor Statistics is referring to a group of detailed industries as the “automotive industry” for purposes of analysis. This list is not exhaustive, but includes industries that can be directly impacted by changes in U.S. production and sales of motor vehicles. Below are definitions of these industries

National Employment

Employment — Seasonally Adjusted

Data series Back
One year ago:
Feb. 2019
Dec. 2019 Jan. 2020 Feb. 2020 1-month change:
Jan. 2020 –
Feb. 2020
12-month change:
Feb. 2019 –
Feb. 2020

(all employees, in thousands)


Motor vehicles and parts manufacturing

1,012.2 997.9 989.7 996.5 6.8 -15.7

Retail Trade

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

2,020.7 2,057.1 2,064.5 2,064.0 -0.5 43.3

Automobile dealers

1,298.1 1,306.5 1,311.5 1,313.0 1.5 14.9

(Source: Current Employment Statistics)


Employment — Not Seasonally Adjusted

Data series Back
Annual average:
Dec. 2019 Jan. 2020 Feb. 2020 12-month changes:
Jan. 2019 –
Jan. 2020
Feb. 2019 –
Feb. 2020

(all employees, in thousands)


Motor vehicles and parts manufacturing

998.5 1,001.7 987.8 1,000.7 -22.6 -14.3

Motor vehicles manufacturing

237.2 243.8 232.9   -7.8  

Motor vehicle bodies and trailers

165.7 166.3 167.0   3.2  

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

595.6 591.6 587.9   -18.0  

Wholesale Trade

Motor vehicle and parts wholesalers

359.5 362.7 361.7   7.7  

Retail Trade

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

2,034.7 2,049.0 2,045.9 2,047.5 49.5 44.4

Automobile dealers

1,300.0 1,304.0 1,305.4 1,308.6 16.6 16.4

Other motor vehicle dealers

163.9 159.2 156.2 158.5 2.9 3.7

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

570.9 585.8 584.3 580.4 30.0 24.3

Other Services

Automotive repair and maintenance

948.8 951.9 950.6   21.5  

(Source: Current Employment Statistics)


National Average Hourly Earnings

Average Hourly Earnings — Not Seasonally Adjusted