The Rhode Island Department of Motor Vehicles requires notification of a change of address within 10 days of moving. You are not required to obtain a duplicate and can simply hand write your new address on the back of your license in the space provided. On the other hand, if you would like a copy of your license reflecting your new address, you must pay a fee.

Rhode Island Residents' Options for Address Changes

To complete a Rhode Island driver's license address change, you can:

Visit their online portal and have your license number and registration ready
Print this form and mail it to
Division Of Motor Vehicles
Attention: ADDRESS CHANGE
600 New London Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920-3024
Or turn in the form at yourlocal DMV office

Insurance Savings in Rhode Island

Before you contact your auto insurance agent to update your address, it is smart to compare insurance companies since, depending on how far you have moved, you may be required to change providers anyway Now is a great time to analyze lower auto insurance rates to see if you can save and get even better coverage. Use the zip code box above to obtain your customized and complimentary auto insurance estimate. Also, you can view alternate tips and information listed here relating to other companies you may need to notify when you have moved.