Registration Transactions

The Division of Motor Vehicles processes new, transfer, or renewal registrations by mail, drop box, or in-person with a reservation.

  • By Mail: Send the completed TR-1 or Renewal form and any supporting documentation to the Division of Motor Vehicles Attn: Registration, 600 New London Avenue, Cranston RI 02920.  Documents must be notarized if done by mail.
  • Drop Box: Deposit the completed TR-1 or Renewal form and any supporting documentation in drop boxes located at all DMV branch locations.  Documents must be notarized if using the drop box.  The drop box is accessible only during normal business hours - Monday thru Friday, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm.
  • Online: Renewals can be processed online.
  • AAA Members: You can renew your registration at any AAA branch office.