Locations

Polk County

Service Centers in Polk County

Driver License and Motor Vehicle Service Centers

For current motorist services fees please see the fee schedule.

Driver License (DL) Services Only
Driver licenses, ID cards, reinstatements, written and skills exams.
Dual Service Centers
Driver License (DL) & Motor Vehicle (MV) services at one location.
Motor Vehicle (MV) Services Only
Vehicles, trailers, vessels, mobile homes, specialty tags and disability parking permits.

 CityStreet AddressPhone NumberOffice HoursComments 
DL & MV*Davenport2000 Deer Creek Commerce Lane
Davenport, FL 33837
Map to location
863-534-4700DL: Mon-Fri
8:30am-4:00pm
MV: Mon-Fri
8:30am-5:00pm
Walk-in services for Polk County Residents.
Out of County residents are required to schedule a visit online at www.polktaxes.com/Guest/location.aspx

Limited DL exam testing times available.

CDL Hazmat
No Medical Road Tests
DL & MV
*Lake Wales658 Highway 60 W.
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Map to location
863-534-4700DL: Mon-Fri
8:30am-4:00pm
MV: Mon-Fri
8:30am-5:00pm
Walk-in services for Polk County Residents.
Out of County residents are required to schedule a visit online at www.polktaxes.com/Guest/location.aspx

Limited DL exam testing times available.

CDL Hazmat
Medical Road Tests by Appointment Only. Call 863-534-4700 to schedule an appointment.
*Lakeland916 N. Massachusetts Ave.
Lakeland, FL 33801
Map to location
863-534-4700DL: Mon-Fri
8:30am-4:00pm
MV: Mon-Fri
8:30am-5:00pm
Walk-in services for Polk County Residents.
Out of County residents are required to schedule a visit online at www.polktaxes.com/Guest/location.aspx

Limited DL exam testing times available.

CDL Hazmat
No Medical Road Tests
*Bartow430 E. Main St.
Bartow, FL 33830
Map to location
863-534-4700DL: Mon-Fri
8:30am-4:00pm
MV: Mon-Fri
8:30am-5:00pm
Limited Driver’s License Services Provided by Appointment only
• Original Class E license (no written exams)
• Renewal
• Replacements, Address & Name Changes
• Road Tests
No Written/Computer Exams Provided. Any persons requiring a Learner’s License exam MUST complete this exam in a full service DL office or through a third party exam provider.

No Out of County Driver’s License services

Medical Road Tests by Appointment Only. Call 863-534-4700 to schedule an appointment.
MV**Winter Haven300 Avenue M NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881
Map to location
863-534-4700Mon-Fri
8:30am-5:00pm
No Driver License Services

No Plate Surrenders Accepted at this location.
MV
Locations marked with an asterisk (*) are county tax collector-sponsored service centers. A tax collector service fee is added to motorist services fees. Visit the tax collector website for methods of payment accepted.

Locations marked with two asterisks (**) are private license plate agencies, which may charge additional fees associated with performing motor vehicle transactions.

Gather Go Get Emergency Contact Information

Bureau for Administrative Reviews

Under Suspension – Need Driver License for Work/Hardship License

CityAddressPhone NumberHours
Tampa2814 E. Hillsborough Ave.
Tampa, FL 33610
Map to location
813-276-5795Mon - Fri
8:00am-5:00pm

Florida Highway Patrol Stations

For reporting crashes, crash reports
Note: For emergencies, dial 911 or *FHP (*347) from your cell phone

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Clerk of the Court Office

Paying a Traffic Citation or Court information
Website

CityAddressPhone NumberHours
Bartow330 W. Church St.
Bartow, FL 33830
Map to location
863-534-4000Mon-Fri
8:00am-5:00pm

Motorist Services Regional Offices – Other Motor Vehicle Service Centers

Dealer licenses, complaints and investigations of dealers
Rebuilt inspections

CityAddressPhone NumberHours
Tampa5701 E. Hillsborough Ave.
Suite #2228
Tampa, FL 33610
Map to location
813-612-7110Mon-Fri
8:00am-5:00pm

Other Services


New Florida Residents

  1. Obtain your Florida driver license
  2. Then obtain automobile insurance from a company licensed to do business in Florida
  3. Finally, title and register your vehicle and obtain license plate

See Motor Vehicle Service Centers above for the following information:

  • Registration, tag and title
  • Boats, vessels and trailers
  • Disabled parking permits
  • Transferring a motor vehicle or boat/vessel title
  • Specialty tags

See Driver License Service Centers above for the following information:

  • Florida driver licenses/ID cards
  • Commercial driver licenses

Motorcycle Rider Training

Mobile Home & RV Construction

  • Manufacturing: 850-617-2808
  • Set up & inspection: 850-617-3004

Driver Improvement Schools

Motor Vehicle Dealers

  • For more information on dealer licenses, complaints, investigation of dealers or rebuilt inspections, see a Motorist Services Regional Office above.

Address Change

  • To change an address on a registration, tag, title or boat/vessel/trailer, see a Motor Vehicle Service Center above or visit www.gorenew.com.
  • To change an address on a driver license, see a Driver License Service Center above or visit www.gorenew.com.

Name Change

  • To change a name on a registration, tag, title or boat/vessel/trailer, see a Motor Vehicle Service Center above.
  • To change a name on a driver license, see a Driver License Service Center above.

Renewals or Replacements (Lost or Stolen Items)

  • For more information on renewals or replacements for a registration, tag, title or boat/vessel/trailer, see a Motor Vehicle Service Center above or visit www.gorenew.com.
  • For more information on renewals or replacements for a driver license, see a Driver License Service Center above or visit www.gorenew.com.

Commercial Motor Vehicles & Drivers

Refunds

  • For Driver License related refunds, please use form 73644 and mail with any applicable supporting documentation to the location listed within the form.  You may also send an email to DLRefunds@flhsmv.gov, attaching the form and all applicable supporting documentation.
  • For Vehicle/Mobile Home/Vessels related refunds, please use form 83363 and mail with any applicable supporting documentation to the location listed within the form.  You may also send an email to MVRefunds@flhsmv.gov, attaching the form and all applicable supporting documentation.

Customer Service Center

  • 850-617-2000
  • Monday-Friday 7 am – 5:45 pm EST
  • Automated services available 24 hours, 7 days a week