Seattle: Downtown

Driver Licensing Office

205 Spring St
Seattle, WA 98104

Phone: 206.464.6845
Fax: 206.389.2582
Hours (except holidays) Important notes
Monday8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Tuesday8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
  • Due to excessive heat, high customer volumes and wait times right now, check to see if you can do your business online instead of in this office.
  • This office doesn’t offer driver license, motorcycle, or CDL testing. To take a test, see testing locations.
  • Getting an EDL/EID? Come prepared. Applications are accepted up to 90 minutes before closing. For requirements and documents needed, see Get your EDL/EID.

Services (WA only) Appointment information
  • Apply for a new driver license or instruction permit.
  • Get an ID card
  • Renew a driver license, ID card, or enhanced driver license/ID card (EDL/EID).
  • Change the name or address on your driver license.
  • Request a copy of your driving record.
  • Replace a lost or stolen driver license, ID card, or EDL/EID.
  • Apply for an enhanced driver license/ID card (EDL/EID).
No appointment necessary.

Seattle office
Waiting time
As of 3:59 p.m., the wait times for services at this office are
First WA License
19 minutes
Renewals
19 minutes
EDL/EID
19 minutes
CDL/CLP
19 minutes
Other Services
19 minutes

The wait time may change by the time you get to the office.

Learn more about waiting times