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Reciprocity Permit Renewals

If a reciprocity permit is renewable, it can be renewed online. To renew your reciprocity, you must provide 1 of the documents listed below in each category. DC DMV will NOT accept documents that are not listed below. The documents you provide must be original and have a valid District address. PO boxes are not acceptable. The online renewal system is available at the link below:

You will need:

Proof of Current District of Columbia Residency

  • Utility bill (water, gas, electric, oil, or cable or Internet), with name and address, issued within the last 60 calendar days (disconnect notices or bills are not accepted)
  • Telephone bill (cell phone, wireless, or pager bills are acceptable), reflecting your name and current address, issued within the last 60 calendar days (disconnect notices or bills not accepted)
  • Deed, mortgage, or settlement agreement reflecting your name and property address
  • Unexpired lease or rental agreement with your name listed as the lessee, permitted resident, or renter (may be a photocopy). The unexpired lease or rental agreement must be signed by all parties. 
  • DC Property Tax bill issued within the last 12 months in your name
  • Unexpired homeowner's or renter’s insurance policy reflecting your name and address
  • Letter with picture from Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency (CSOSA) or DC Department of Corrections (DC DOC) certifying name and District residency issued within the last 60 days
  • DC DMV Proof of Residency Form signed by the person owning the residence AND a copy of this person's unexpired DC DMV driver license or DC DMV identification card AND 2 of the sources listed above (i.e., utility bill, telephone bill, etc.) in the name of the person owning the residence. The DC DMV Proof of Residency form is available at the link below:
  • Proof of DC Residency Form
  • Bank statement issued within the last 60 calendar days reflecting name and address (only checking and savings accounts; credit card and money market statements not accepted)
  • Official mail, received from a Federal or DC Agency (with full name and address) to include contents and envelope (received within the last 60 calendar days), excluding mail from DC DMV

Proof of Insurance

The vehicle must have a liability insurance policy through an approved insurance company licensed to conduct business in the titling jurisdiction or an authorized agent. The policy must meet DC insurance requirements.

  • Out-of-state insurance policy with dates of coverage as well as vehicle identification number (VIN), make, year of vehicle, and registered address of vehicle
  • Out-of-state insurance card with unexpired expiration date as well as VIN, make, year of vehicle, and registered address of vehicle
  • Letter of certification on insurance company letterhead, verifying out-of-state dates as well as VIN, make, year of vehicle, and registered address of vehicle

Proof of Out-of-State Driver License

  • Unexpired out-of-state driver license
  • Unexpired out-of-state learner's permit

Proof of Valid Registration

  • Valid vehicle registration card in the name of the reciprocity applicant
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