Phone: (225) 925-6146



There is a 10 day grace period after expiration where you may renew your license without paying additional fees.

With the issuance of registrations for 2011, Louisiana will stagger the expiration of apportioned license plates throughout the year for existing accounts. New accounts opened in 2011 forward will expire 12 months from the month the account is opened.

Renewal packets are mailed out 60 days prior to expiration.

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration provides in-depth information about the physical requirements for commercial drivers.

You must make a written request for this letter. Include your full name, date of birth and social security number. Attach a copy of your out-of-state driver's license or birth certificate and a $5.00 fee. The fee must be in the form of a money order, cashiers check or certified check. No personal check are accepted.

Please allow 10 working days for processing.

Mail to:
P.O. BOX 64886
Baton Rouge, LA 70896

A complete list of OMV offices and Public Tag Agents can be found at