Get an appointment at DMV Nebraska

How do I get an appointment at the Nebraska DMV? If you are a new resident of Nebraska, you may need to consider some of the processes and paperwork necessary to keep your vehicle’s documents in order, as well as the driver’s own.

The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is the office in charge of processing all driver’s license, vehicle and related paperwork in the state of Nebraska.

You can schedule a DMV Nebraska appointment online, over the phone or in person at an office near you.

Request an appointment at DMV Nebraska

How to get your Nebraska DMV appointment online without a hitch.

  1. Log in from the Nebraska DMV at
  2. Choose personal or business online driver license, vehicle and motor carrier services.
  3. You can schedule an appointment, exam, renew your license, ID card, request a duplicate, make changes or payments.
  4. However, you can also check hours of operation and access phone numbers.
  5. Some Nebraska DMV offices will be able to assist you in person, others from telephone services.

At DMV Nebraska, an appointment-only reservation system has been implemented for certain required in-person transactions that cannot be completed online, by phone or by mail.

Best times to address the Nebraska DMV

Here are some tips on the best times to visit the Nebraska DMV.

  • Afternoons tend to be busier than mornings
  • The middle of the week tends to have shorter waits than Mondays and Fridays
  • The Nebraska DMV office starts the lunch break around noon, which leaves fewer employees. Try to avoid the lunch hour if possible.
  • Make sure you have enough time to finish your paperwork, especially if you are obtaining a permit or taking a road test.

What to do at DMV Nebraska

DMV Nebraska is adding more and more online services so you can get things done without having to visit a physical office for an appointment. You can renew your vehicle registration, replace your license and more online.

Here are some of the services you will be able to perform at DMV Nebraska online appointments.

Driver’s license



Driver registration

What to Bring to Your Nebraska DMV Appointment

If you are applying for a driver’s license or a travel ID (a REAL ID-compliant license or ID) in Nebraska, you will need to bring some documents with you to your Nebraska DMV appointment.

If you have all of your documents with you, your visit will go faster and smoother. Documents include:

  • Proof of identity, such as a passport or birth certificate
  • Proof of social security number, such as a social security card or W-2 form
  • Two documents proving Nebraska residency, such as a utility bill or lease agreement
  • If you are not a U.S. citizen, you will need to present your license and non-U.S. identification when scheduling an appointment
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