Send message to Shelia Phillips

D. L. Deputy
Send message to Heather Edney

D. L. Clerks
Send message to Mel Hardy
Send message to Shawna Clark

D. L. Examiner
Dan Raper

Courthouse, 1stFloor
111 N 2nd Ave.
Logan, IA 51546

Hours of Operation
Mon. - Fri.
7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

(712) 644-2371
(712) 644-2057

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Applying Renewing New Residents Driving Tests Name & Address Changes Disability Parking Permit

Driver License Department

If you find you will need to conduct business with the Driver License Department
during Lunch time, please call ahead to make sure staff is available

In an effort to ensure the safety of citizens, Congress passed the REAL ID Act of 2005.  The Act modified federal law pertaining to security, authentication, issuance procedure standards for state‘s driver‘s licenses and identification cards.

The Iowa DOT began issuing cards with the compliant marking on January 15, 2013.

To learn more about the new REAL ID act, please go to

Manuals for Commercial Driver License, Operator Driver License and Motorcycle Driver License may be picked up at our office in the Harrison County Courthouse or viewed directly from the DMV website by clicking on the license type.

Check out these sites for downloadable forms and information on driving in the State of Iowa from Iowa State County Treasurers Association (ISCTA), Driving Unimpaired classes at Iowa Western Community College and Organ Donation through the Iowa Donor Registry.
Iowa State County
Treasurers Association
Driving Unimpared Course at
Iowa Western Community College
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Iowa Donor Registry

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For more information regarding driver services in Iowa, please visit the IDOT website at

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The Driver License Department is responsible for the following:

Issue and Renew

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Administer Written Exams
(Monday thru Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)

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Administer Driving Tests
(Thursdays only, 8:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.  Call (712) 644-2371 for an appointment)

Applying for an Iowa Driver’s License or Identification Card:
When applying for a Iowa Driver’s License there are a few items that are required to verify your identity and social security number.  Follow these links for information on valid forms of identification that can be used for this process.  Arriving with the proper forms of identification when attempting to acquire and Iowa driver’s license will help to expedite the process.

Out of State Driver's License or ID card
Proof of Identity
Verification of Social Security Number
Proof of Iowa Residency

Check here to find the costs associated with acquiring a driver license -

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