Explanation of Responsibilities

The Department of Transportation (DOT) is the government agency that oversees and supports Wisconsin's transportation systems, including the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). The DMV is a state government agency that administers driver's licenses and vehicle registrations.

Contacting the DOT

Phone Number
Alcohol assessments and driver's safety plans608-261-8202
Chemical test section (ignition interlock device)608-243-2946
Driver's license records or questions608-266-2353
Driver's license suspensions608-266-2261
Reinstate by phone with Visa or MasterCard608-266-2261
Suspended registration608-267-9791
Vehicle license plates608-264-7447
Disabled Plates608-266-3041
Vehicle titles608-264-7447

Locating a DMV Service Center