What is BMV Express?

Ohio BMV Express is a self-service BMV kiosk that offers a fast and easy way to quickly renew your vehicle registration.

You don’t need to take a number and wait in line. The average transaction takes less than two minutes. After a successful transaction, a new vehicle registration card and license plate sticker prints immediately!


Ohio BMV Express Kiosk


Vehicle renewal notice barcode or the barcode on your current vehicle registration


2. PAY

With credit or debit card

Ohio registration


Vehicle registration card and license plate sticker

What do I need?

1.) Your plate number and last 4 of your SSN OR your DL #, DOB, first initial of your last name & last 4 of your SSN OR scan your driver's license

2.) Payment method (credit/debit card only)

The kiosk CAN:

Renew & print an existing vehicle registration & sticker for 1 or 2 years

Print an existing Vehicle Registration & Sticker

Print a Duplicate Registration & Sticker

Check for valid E-check Emissions

The kiosk CAN'T:

Update your address or insurance

Accept Cash or Check

When can I RENEW?

You can renew your registration up to 90 days prior to expiration. You do not need to wait to receive your registration renewal to renew

How much does it COST?

The renewal fee and any applicable taxes, late fees or optional donations

A $4.95 service fee for up to 4 vehicles

A 1.95% or $1.75 (whichever greater) processing fee when paying by credit/debit card