Wisconsin Department of Transportation

Alert: The following services will be unavailable on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 12 a.m. (midnight) to 6 a.m. CST due to system maintenance.

Request your driving record

Your motor vehicle driving abstract (commonly called a driving record) contains your driving history for a specific period of time. Most entries remain on your record for five years, except for serious offenses or alcohol related convictions, which remain on your record for 55 years. DMV customer service centers do not have a public counter where driving records can be obtained.

Download your record online

Download a PDF version of your driving record using our online application.

Purchase and receive your record by mail

Complete a Vehicle/Driver Record Information Request Form MV2896 and mail it with the appropriate fee to:

Wisconsin Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 7995
Madison, WI 53707-7995

You can check the current status of your driver license online or call (608) 264-7133 (for a recorded message, 24 hours a day). You will need your social security number and date of birth to access this information.

Questions? Contact us: Wisconsin DMV email service
Call: (608) 266-2353

Last modified: March 9, 2012
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