Best times to visit a driver licensing office
At a driver licensing office, you can apply for ID, take a road test, pay fines, and write the knowledge test. Find the office nearest to you, recommended times to visit and current wait times at our busiest locations.
Some services (like
road tests and
EDL/EIC applications) require appointments. Driver testing is available at most but not all locations. Make sure to read up on the service you need and what you need to bring with you.
Wait times and COVID-19
The driver licensing office wait times displayed below may not be accurate, as we are limiting the number of customers in our office in order to meet the physical distancing guidelines put in place by the Ministry of Health.
Driver licensing office hours of operation
Look up a
driver licensing office near you to find opening hours, directions and other important information. For knowledge test, please arrive at least two hours before closing time. Be sure to call ahead if you’re not certain what services are offered at your preferred location.
Offices open on Saturday
These Lower Mainland locations are open Saturdays, and longer hours on some weekdays:
Current wait times
Wait times for our busiest driver licensing offices are shown below. (Wait times are updated every few minutes.)
Low: under 7 minutes |
Medium: 7 - 12 minutes | High: Over 12 minutes
Please note: Wait times are unavailable on public holidays as our offices are closed.
Best and busiest times to visit
During certain days and times, our offices can be busier than normal. If you can, visit us during these recommended times to avoid waiting during peak hours.