• Latest coronavirus (COVID-19) updates

      DPOR offices remain closed to the public for in-person customer service.   Learn more

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    • DPOR licenses are now available in digital format

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  • You Should Know . . .

    Need Vaccine?

    Learn how to get your shot at Vaccinate.Virginia.gov or call 1-877-VAX-IN VA. Language translation and TTY services available.

    ¿Necesita vacunarse?

    Infórmese de cómo obtener su vacuna visitando Vaccinate.Virginia.gov o llamando 1-877-829-4682. Servicios de traducción y teléfonos de texto (TTY) están disponibles.

    Current Mitigation Measures to Slow COVID-19 Spread

    DPOR offices remain closed to the public

    UPDATED 3/01/21: Visit dpor.virginia.gov/COVID-19 for the latest COVID-19 updates. 

    Please note: DPOR Offices at the Perimeter Center are closed to the public due to the public health emergency. No in-person customer service is available and visitors are not permitted to enter the building or drop off materials.

    Digital DPOR licenses powered by Merit

    DPOR has partnered with Merit to issue licenses and certificates in digital format.

    Accepting your digital license from Merit is optional, and you’ll still receive regular mail from DPOR as usual (including your paper license upon renewal).

    Learn more at merits.com/dpor or review the FAQs. Interested? Get started here.

    New Online Service Now Available

    MyVirginia, powered by PayIt, offers a quick and easy way to request certification of an individual or business license issued by DPOR. 

    Visit myvirginia.dpor.virginia.gov to submit a request online in just a few minutes!