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.


TheĀ 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

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is extending the REAL ID full enforcement deadline to
October 1, 2021.
This deadline was originally set for October 1, 2020 but is being delayed by one year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

REAL ID brochure

REAL ID Fact Sheet

Drivers License ID Comparison Chart

Enhanced Drivers License Requirements

Enhanced Drivers License Just the Facts


Any driver’s license or ID card that expires during the peacetime emergency is extended for two months after the month the peacetime emergency ends per the bill that Governor Walz signed into law on March 28, 2020.