Replace your driver's license

If your driver's license has been lost or stolen, you’ll need to replace it as soon as possible. You must have a valid driver's license in your possession to legally drive.
The RMV will mail your replacement driver's license to your mailing address on record with 5-7 days.

Registry of Motor Vehicles

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The Details of Replace your driver's license

What you need for Replace your driver's license

You will need to provide your:

  • First and last name
  • Date of birth
  • Driver's license number or last 4 digits of your Social Security number
  • Applicable fee

If you are requesting a duplicate driver's license online, you will also need to provide an email address. 

If you're interested in getting REAL ID, read the Massachusetts ID Requirements Guide to find out what you need. 

 

Fees for Replace your driver's license

Name Fee Unit
Driver's License Replacement Fee $25 each

How to replace Replace your driver's license

The quickest and easiest way to replace your driver's license is online. You will need your:

  • Last Name
  • Date of birth
  • Driver's license number or last 4 digits of your social security number
  • Email address
  • Applicable fee

You can call the RMV's Contact Center to request a replacement driver's license.

(857) 368-8000 
From area codes 339, 617, 781, and 857, or from outside Massachusetts

(800) 858-3926
From all other Massachusetts area codes

TTY: (877) 768-8833
For people who are deaf or hard-of-hearing (in Massachusetts)

You will need your:

  • First and last name
  • Date of birth
  • Last 4 digits of your Social Security number
  • Applicable fee

Bring your completed application and required payment to:

If you haven't done so already, you will need to prove lawful presence in the United States if you go in-person. Read the Massachusetts ID Requirements Guide to find out what you need. 

You can pay by cash, check, money order, credit card, and debit card. Since payment methods vary by location, check what’s accepted at the site you will be visiting.

More info about Replace your driver's license

If your driver's license will expire in less than a year, you can renew your driver's license instead of replacing it. 

You cannot cancel or return a duplicate license after ordering.

Contact for Replace your driver's license

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