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-DC DMV will no longer prevent DC residents from applying for a new or renewed driver license because of failing to meet the requirements of the Clean Hands Law.

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Holiday Closing Schedule

When a holiday is observed on a Monday, ALL DC DMV Service Centers, Adjudication Services and the Inspection Station will be closed on that Monday and the preceding Saturday.

2024 Holidays

Date Holiday All DMV Facilities Closed
January 1, 2024 New Year's Day Saturday, December 30, 2023 & Monday, January 1, 2024
January 15, 2024 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday Saturday, January 13 & Monday, January 15
February 19, 2024 Washington's Birthday Saturday, February 17 & Monday, February 19
April 16, 2024 DC Emancipation Day Tuesday, April 16
May 27, 2024 Memorial Day Saturday, May 25 & Monday, May 27
June 19, 2024 Juneteenth National Independence Day Wednesday, June 19
July 4, 2024 Independence Day Thursday, July 4
September 2, 2024 Labor Day Saturday, August 31 & Monday, September 2
October 14, 2024 Indigenous Peoples' Day Saturday, October 12 & Monday, October 14
November 11, 2024 Veterans Day Saturday, November 9 & Monday, November 11
November 28, 2024 Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 28
December 25, 2024 Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25

*In accordance with District Personnel Manual § 1222.1(b), whenever a legal public holiday falls on a non-work day, the holiday shall be the Monday right after a legal public holiday occurring on Sunday or the Friday immediately before a legal public holiday occurring on a Saturday.