Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Indian River County DMV Guide

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Indian River County borders the Atlantic Ocean in central-east Florida. It sits between Brevard and St. Lucie Counties. It is 616 square miles and has a population of 112,900 plus. Some of its cities Citrus Ridge, Fellsmere, Indian River Shores, Sebastian, and Vero Beach.

Indian River County is nicknamed the Gateway to the Tropics as it is located at the northern border of Florida's warmest thermal belt. The average year round temperature is 74 degrees. Indian River County is also recognized as the Citrus Capital of the World producing the finest Indian River citrus for the domestic market and worldwide export.

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Indian River County Services

Shortcuts: DMV Offices   Indian River County Clerk of Court

Many every government services provided at the county level are available from either the DMV Office or the Clerk of Court - also known as the Clerk of the Ciruit Court. The DMV focuses on licenses and tags for anything that you drive including cars, boats, motorcycles, trucks, RVs and more.

Your Indian River Clerk of Court delivers an enormous amount of services. Examples include your civil and criminal courts, bail bonds, boating and fishing citations, traffic citations, marriage licenses, adoptions, jury service, parking, passports, and many more.

Indian River County DMV Offices & Services

Your Indian River County DMV offices provide vehicle registration, drivers licenses, ID cards, tag and title services for cars, trucks, trailers, vessels and mobile homes.


Registration, Tag and Title Services

You can also contact the DMV office for specialty tags, disability parking permits, and transferring a motor vehicle or boat/vessel title. Many of Indian River's Florida DMV services are available online or by phone to save you time.

Relocating to Florida

If you are a new Florida resident, you are required to register your vehicle within ten days and get a Florida drivers license within 30 days. If you have an out-of-state drivers license and it has not expired beyond 30 days you can convert your license without taking a written or road test. If you need a drivers license for the first time you must complete a Florida DMV approved four-hour Drug and Alcohol (DATA) course and DMV test on road signs and road rules.


Car Registration and Auto Insurance

Before registering your vehicle, you must obtain Florida Auto Insurance and have verification of the VIN number. The auto insurance must be purchased from an insurance company licensed by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation. Florida's minimum coverage is $10,000 personal injury protection (PIP) and $10,000 property damage liability (PDL). If you have been involved in a crash, or been convicted of certain offenses, you may be required to purchase bodily injury liability coverage (BIL).


More information on Indian River County DMV

First Time Driver -New Drivers License Guide

Auto Insurance Requirements -Florida

Learners Permit Requirements

Traffic School Courses -Florida DMV Approved

Commercial Drivers License (CDL) and Vehicle Resources


Additional Indian River County Information

Florida Highway Patrol   Sheriff's Office

Vero Beach Police Department   Indian River County Government