License Center

  1. REAL IDs Available October 1st in Minnesota

    While there is no need to obtain a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license or ID card for two years, Minnesotans will be able to apply for one October 1st. Read on...
  2. Driver's License Center will be closed all day September 28th for FASTID Training.

    Motor Vehicle will be open regular hours. FASTID Training is mandated by the state for training employees on the new system going live October 1st. Read on...
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Responsibilities


The License Center is responsible for the timely, accurate and efficient reporting and issuing of game and fish license, motor vehicle license, and driver's license. This division, under the direction of the County Auditor, serves as a Deputy Registrar for the State of Minnesota.

Note: Title transfers and Drivers licenses are not processed after 4 p.m.

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Services

  • All-terrain vehicle registration
  • Driver's instruction permit renewals
  • Driver's license duplicates
  • Driver's license renewals
  • Motor vehicle - transfer of Minnesota title
  • Motor vehicle registration from out-of-state
  • Motor vehicle registration renewal
  • Motor vehicle transactions - other
  • Notarizations
  • Snowmobile registrations
  • State Identification cards
  • Watercraft registration

Driver's License Exams


The Otter Tail County License Division / Center does not offer written or behind-the wheel drivers license testing.

Written exams are offered every Monday and Tuesday at:
State of Minnesota Driver's License Examination Station
421 Cecil Ave.
Fergus Falls, MN

Road tests are offered every Monday and Tuesday at:
State of Minnesota Driver's License Examination Station
421 Cecil Ave.
Fergus Falls, MN

Call 218-739-7600 to schedule an appointment and for hours. 

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