RMV reminding residents to schedule appointments forward of time

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The COVID-19 pandemic has precipitated many scheduled occasions and deadlines to be rescheduled and pushed again, together with extensions on the RMV.

Driver’s licenses and ID playing cards, together with Industrial Driver’s Licenses that expired or will expire in March, April, and Might 2020 will now expire in September. Annual motorized vehicle security and emissions inspection stickers which have expired or will expire in March, April, and Might have been prolonged till July 31.


Sandra Marsian of AAA Pioneer Valley informed 22Information that the prolonged deadlines are a great way to ensure you have all of the documentation wanted on your renewals.

“Even should you’re simply doing an ordinary license renewal and also you’re not seeking to safe the Actual ID, extra documentation is required than in previous years like proof of residence and different paperwork. Individuals shouldn’t assume they will are available in with their license and only a get a brand new one as a result of it’s rather more concerned than that,” mentioned Marsian.

All transactions on the RMV and AAA should be scheduled by appointment. Many who went to the RMV in Springfield Tuesday mentioned they hope it stays this manner.


Evan Grimes of Ludlow informed 22Information, “No traces no ready, I simply talked to a teller and so they informed me the place to go and my quantity received referred to as instantly, no ready and I used to be finished in about 20 minutes.”

You’ll find out the precise deadline and documentation on your next RMV appointment on the Mass.gov website.