CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia’s Division of Motor Vehicles continues to be lenient on expiration of all motor vehicle related permits and documentation amid the ongoing pandemic. Friday, the agency announced an extension of expiration dates until September 30th for any vehicle or driver documents which have expired since March 1st.
Covered by the extension are any driver’s license, including the Graduated Driver’s License at levels 1, 2, or 3 and that includes the February expiration dates. Also included are Commercial Driver’s License and any CDL instructional permits.
Vehicle registration, including temporary vehicle registrations or plates, and IRP registration.
Also, in conjunction with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), any CDL holder whose medical certification expires March 1, 2020, or after, and was issued for 90 days or longer, will have until September 30, 2020, to provide a new medical certification to avoid the downgrading of the CDL.
Many of the functions of renewal can be handled on-line at the DMV website, but the agency added customers may begin making appointments in the following eight offices for vehicle registration renewals on July 13, 2020, for appointments beginning July 14: Beckley,Charles Town, Clarksburg, Kanawha City, Martinsburg, Moundsville, Parkersburg, and Winfield.
Appointments can me made on-line HERE or by calling 304-558-3938. All DMV regional offices and the Fairmont Exam Center are taking those appointments.