State Police Headquarters Modified Services/Hours
  • Announcement for New Pistol Permit Applicants Only - 5/26/2021
  • Effective June 15, 2020, DESPP-HQ Fingerprint Identification Unit will re-open for in person fingerprinting requestsby appointment only. - 6/5/2020
  • Effective June 15, 2020, DESPP-HQ Reports and Records will re-open for in person requestsby appointment only. For information or to schedule your appointment please click HERE - 6/5/2020
  • At this time, pistol permit renewals will continue to be done by mail only.
  • Fingerprinting Limitations and License Expiration/Renewal extensions; view documentHERE- 4/30/2020
  • Suspension of requirements for unarmed security guards from other states; view documentHERE- 4/30/2020
  • Still regular business hours for Sex Offender Registry and Deadly Weapons Offender Registry- 4/30/2020
  • No service for guard cards (see Governor Lamont’s Executive Order changes to licensing requirements HERE )- 4/30/2020
  • Individuals will be asked to wait outside until called into the building- 4/30/2020

Renew Your Vehicle Registration

***EXTENSION OFFERED:  DMV is offering extensions to Connecticut residents with expiring vehicle registrations and other credentials. No late fees will be assessed for eligible credentials. Learn more.

Credentials that expire between March 10, 2020 and May 31, 2020 remain valid until November 30, 2020.

Credentials that expire between June 1, 2020 and November 30, 2020 remain valid until December 31, 2020.

Please have your PIN ready before you begin.
Don’t have a PIN? You’ll have a chance to enter your license # on the next page.
For more tips, check out the DMV “Quick Tips” section right below

Okay, Let's Start! How is your vehicle currently registered?

To Me

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To a Business/Organization/Leased Vehicle

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Quick Tips


Please have your printer ready before starting. Once you finish your registration renewal, you’ll need to print it out and keep it in your vehicle.  If you need to reprint at a later time, select this link.  

Get a Reminder

Want to be reminded of your next renewal date? Simply enter your email address at the end of the registration process. 
(Please note: this is only for reminder purposes. You will not be emailed your registration or renewal)

Lease Car?

If you are renewing a Leased Vehicle with a PIN, you would choose Organization.

You’re Protected

Any document you print from our site – such as a renewed registration -  will not include the address.

Need a Beneficiary?

If you wish to name a beneficiary to your vehicle, simply print out this beneficiary form. At the end of the renewal process, just attach it to your registration certificate.

Learn more about the Passport to the Parks fee.