Penn Branch Service Center
All DC DMV locations will be closed on Sat., Sept. 5 and Mon., Sept. 7 for Labor Day.
Penn Branch Shopping Center
3220 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20020
311 or (202) 737-4404
Tuesday - Saturday 8:15am - 4pm
Knowledge Exams 8:15am - 3pm
Limited On-Site Parking – No Fee
Services Provided at this Location
Best Time to Visit this Location
We encourage eligible customers to "Skip the Trip" and conduct their transactions online and by mail. Customers are advised that Tuesday, the days before and after a holiday and Saturdays are especially busy. Other peak busy hours to avoid are the first day the service center is open for the week and during lunch times typically 11am - 2pm.
Please note that some Online Services are only available after an initial visit to the DMV. Vehicle registration renewals may only be done online, by mail or using our dropbox service; in-person registration renewals has been eliminated.
View the webcam prior to your in-person visit to see how many customers are at the location.
Payment Options for this Location
- Money Order
Credit / Debit Cards