Permits & Tests

Effective 9/28/2021, all road tests will be performed at the Providence DMV located at 325 Melrose St. Providence. Customers previously scheduled for the Cranston location will keep the same appointment date and time, however the test will be now be conducted at the Providence location.

The computerized knowledge exam is available Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm at the DMV Cranston headquarters. A vision test will be given at this time. These tests are available by reservation only.