License Center

The Winona County License Center offers a variety of driver's license, motor vehicle and recreational vehicle licensing and title transfer services.

Motor Vehicle Transactions New Insurance Law

Effective January 1, 2016

Per Minnesota Statutes 2014, Section 169.798, Subd. 4, every owner applying for a self-propelled motor vehicle or motorcycle/moped registration, re-registration, or transfer of ownership must provide proof of insurance. This does not include trailers.

Required insurance information includes the insurance company's name, the policy number, and the policy expiration date for the motor vehicle or motorcycle.

A transaction being submitted on or after January 1, 2016, requires insurance information regardless of the sale date.

Available License Applications

License applications available are:

  • Driver's Licenses
  • Instruction Permits
  • Identification Cards
  • Motor Vehicle Title Transfers
  • Registration Renewals

Department of Natural Resources

  • Boat Title Transfers
  • Boat Renewals
  • All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Transfers and Renewals
  • Off-Road Vehicles

Payments Accepted

Cash, check with proper ID, and credit or debit cards are accepted.