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Office Closure: The Department of Licensing will be closed on 8/21, 9/18, 10/16, and 11/20 for mandatory furlough days. 

Please be patient as these closures will result in slower processing times for all records requestors.

Driver Records

If you are an attorney or representing an attorney's office, and need to request driver documents for litigation or in anticipation of litigation, please click here.

Law enforcement  requests for driver records must be made in our investigative records portal: https://wadolinvestigate.nextrequest.com/

If you need an Abstract of a Driver Record, please click here.

If you need an address history from a driver's record, please click here.


Vehicle and Vessel Records

Law enforcement, justice, or government entity in need of vehicle or vessel records, please click here.

2 Step process for private individual or business representative see below:

Step 1  Private individual or business representative in need of vehicle or vessel records, please click here to fill out needed form for the first step.

Step 2  Private individual or business representative in need of vehicle or vessel records, please click here to make new request which will require you to attach the above form.


Data and Statistics

If you need to request customized data services, please click here.

DOL regularly publishes statistics about drivers, vehicles, and professional licenses. You can view these reports by visiting this page: http://www.dol.wa.gov/about/data.html

The Department of Revenue publishes information about tax exemptions for electric vehicles. You can learn more about this program, and see total vehicle counts, by visiting this page, and scrolling down to the section labeled "Renewable Energy/Green Incentives": https://dor.wa.gov/find-taxes-rates/tax-incentives/incentive-programs


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