Motor Vehicles office encourages the access of services by phone and online

Due to health advisories about the COVID-19 pandemic, Yukoners are encouraged to limit in-person visits for the protection of staff and the public. Use online services, such as vehicle registration renewal, or contact our office by phone to find out which services can still be provided. Learn more

Renew your driver’s licence

Eligibility

You can renew your driver's licence:

  • up to 6 months before the expiry date of your current Yukon driver's licence; or
  • within 2 years of your last Yukon driver's licence's expiration date.

If your licence has been expired for more than 2 years you have to retake your written and road tests.

Renew your driver's licence

  1. Download and complete the renewal application form and take it to your nearest Motor Vehicles office. You can also pick up the form in the office.
  2. Bring your old Yukon driver's licence and 1 document that proves your Yukon residency. If you wear corrective lenses, bring them with you as we'll give you a vision test.
  3. The client service agent will process your renewal.
  4. Pay the $50 renewal fee by cash, credit card or debit.
  5. Your licence will be renewed for 5 years. We will issue you a temporary licence that will be valid for 90 days.
  6. Your physical driving licence card will arrive in the mail within 7 to 10 business days.
Contact: 

For questions about renewing your driver’s licence, email motor.vehicles@gov.yk.ca or phone 867-667-5315 or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5315.