Laura Cronen, Deputy Auditor/Treasurer

Address: P.O. Box 428, Wheaton, MN 56296

Phone: (320) 422-7738


Motor vehicle transactions include license plates, tabs, vehicle transfers, new vehicle and out-of-state registrations, boat, snowmobile, all-terrain, motorcycle and trailer licensing. Driver’s licensing includes driver’s license renewals, name and address changes, identification cards and instruction permits.


The Traverse County License Bureau is working hard to provide services during the COVID-19 situation.

2021 Motorcycle Testing Schedule

The Minnesota DVS provides forms, documents, manuals and online services.

The Minnesota DNR provides Education & Safety along with License, Permits & Regulations.

DVS offers a variety of online services at Driver & Vehicle Serivces

Our Exam Station is closed until further notice. Click here to see a list of reopened Exam Stations.

Information about REAL ID

REAL ID Federal Enforcement Deadline Extended to May 1, 2023

​The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is extending the REAL ID full enforcement deadline to May 3, 2023​. The deadline was previously set for later this year.

Beginning May 3, 2023, Minnesotans will not be able to use their standard driver’s license to board domestic flights or enter federal facilities. Instead, they will need a REAL ID, enhanced driver’s license or ID card, passport or passport card or another acceptable form of identification for federal purposes.

REAL ID brochure

REAL ID Fact Sheet

Drivers License ID Comparison Chart

Enhanced Drivers License Requirements

Enhanced Drivers License Just the Facts