Beginning Monday, January 3, 2022, the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles call center will resume normal business hours for customers seeking driver license reinstatement services.
Reintegration services through the OMV call center are available by phone Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The extended reinstatement hours from 4 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. are no longer available. Driver’s license reinstatement transactions cannot be processed at OMV field offices.
Reinstatement can only be addressed in the following ways:
1. Telephone: OMV Call Center, (225) 925-6146 (option 3)
2. Mail: OMV Mail Center, PO Box 64886, Baton Rouge, LA 70896
3. Public Tag Agents (PTAs): PTAs can perform limited re-entry transactions.
Visit www.expresslane.org for a full list of preferential trade agreements.
Customers are encouraged to check the status of their driver’s license on expresslane.org to see any flags, blockings, suspensions, or disqualifications that would prevent a driver’s license or vehicle registration transaction from being processed. If a customer has any flags on their record, they should clear those flags before getting OMV service.
Eligible customers can use the following additional online services at expresslane.org:
Obtain a duplicate driver’s license or identity card
Renew a vehicle registration
Obtain a duplicate vehicle registration
Show driving license status
Renew driver’s license and identity card
View and modify the payment plan
Obtain an official driving record
Cancel a vehicle license plate
Report a vehicle as sold, given or traded