Motor Vehicle Department

Due to staffing shortages, the DMV will be closed starting January 19th at 11 AM and will reopen Friday January 21 at 7 AM. 

Registration and Licensing 

Motor Vehicle Department

The City of Wayzata’s Motor Vehicle Department is a deputy registrar office that handles registration and licensing of motor vehicles, boats, snowmobiles and All Terrain Vehicles (ATV). The department issues fishing and hunting licenses and offers passport application processing by appointment only. You do not need an appointment for just a passport photo. 

Additional Services

Additional services available at the Motor Vehicle Department include:

  • Notary services ($5)
  • Dealer services

Payment Options

The Wayzata Motor Vehicle Department accepts cash, check and credit / debit cards (Visa, MasterCard and Discover). A 2.49% convenience fee will be added to your transaction when using a credit or debit card. Passport application processing must be paid by check only.

Minnesota Department of Public Safety

For more information about motor vehicle services, please visit the Minnesota Department of Public Safety website.