Motor Vehicle Department

Hours Operation: 9:00am to 3:30pm (Lunch 12:00pm to 12:30pm)
Location: 201 Burro Avenue, Cloudcroft, New Mexico 88317
Mailing Address: PO Box 317, Cloudcroft, New Mexico 88317

Contact: Shaela Hemphill - 575-682-3189

 
 
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Driver's License or identification card

Passed by Congress in 2005, the REAL ID ACT establishes minimum security standards for state-issued Driver’s Licenses (DL)and Identification (ID) cards that can be used for official federal purposes.

For more information go to: Department of Homeland Security.

New Mexico Motor Vehicle Division

Required Documents to obtain Real ID - License or ID

  1. Identification Number - (1) required. SEE LINK FOR EXAMPLES

  2. Identity - (1) required. SEE LINK FOR EXAMPLES

  3. Residency - (2) required for all ages, physical address only - SEE LINK FOR EXAMPLES

  4. Proof for all legal name changes if your proof of identity document does not contain your current full legal name. This may include a marriage certificate, divorce decree, adoption records or court order.

Skills testing for first time driving license are schedule through the office.  Please call 575-682-3189 to ensure that you have completed all necessary tests and have documentation required and we will set appointment for you.  Testing is done by appointment only on Monday and Thursday mornings. 

The Village of Cloudcroft does not handle the issuance of Interlock Licensing, please visit a state office for assistance.

REAL ID Card Example

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Vehicle Registration and Renewal

The Village of Cloudcroft does not handle the titling and/or registration of Vessels please visit a state office for assistance.

Registration Renewal

Provide Motor Vehicle Clerk with either Plate Number, Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) or Drivers License number attached to Vehicle.  

  • Fees / Taxes may be paid with Cash, Credit or Debit - (NO CHECKS ACCEPTED FOR STATE FEES), there will also be a Village of Cloudcroft transaction fee of $5.00 that will be accepted in either Cash or Check.

Title and Register a new vehicle:

Required Documents

  1. Certificate of Origin For A Vehicle (MSO)

  2. Current Insurance effective for the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) you are titling

  3. Purchase Order, Bill of Sale or Itemized Invoice of purchase

  4. New Mexico Drivers License - If Drivers License is out of state you must provide two (2) proofs of residency in the state of New Mexico with your name and physical address location.

  • Fees / Taxes may be paid with Cash, Credit or Debit - (NO CHECKS ACCEPTED FOR STATE FEES), there will also be a Village of Cloudcroft transaction fee of $5.00 that will be accepted in either Cash or Check.

Title and Register a used vehicle:

Required Documents

  1. New Mexico State Title

  2. Out of State Title must be accompanied by Vehicle for a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) inspection.

  3. Current Insurance effective for the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) you are titling

  4. Purchase Order, Bill of Sale or Itemized Invoice of purchase

  5. New Mexico Drivers License - If Drivers License is out of state you must provide two (2) proofs of residency in the state of New Mexico with your name and physical address location.

  • Fees / Taxes may be paid with Cash, Credit or Debit - (NO CHECKS ACCEPTED FOR STATE FEES), there will also be a Village of Cloudcroft transaction fee of $5.00 that will be accepted in either Cash or Check.

Title only

Required Documents

  1. New Mexico State Title

  2. Out of State Title must be accompanied by Vehicle for a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) inspection.

  3. Purchase Order, Bill of Sale or Itemized Invoice of purchase

  4. New Mexico Drivers License - If Drivers License is out of state you must provide two (2) proofs of residency in the state of New Mexico with your name and physical address location.

  • Fees / Taxes may be paid with Cash, Credit or Debit - (NO CHECKS ACCEPTED FOR STATE FEES), there will also be a Village of Cloudcroft transaction fee of $5.00 that will be accepted in either Cash or Check.

Vehicle Identification Number Inspection (VIN)

  1. Vehicle

  2. New Mexico Drivers License - If Drivers License is out of state you must provide two (2) proofs of residency in the state of New Mexico with your name and physical address location.

  • Fees - Village of Cloudcroft transaction fee of $5.00 that will be accepted in either Cash or Check.


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parking placard for mobility impaired individuals

Completed MVD Form 10383 - Certificate of Eligibility for Parking Placard

  • Original form for first time Placard must be completed by your physician

  • Renewal/Replacement of permanent placards must have form completed by recipient

  • Temporary placards must be renewed with a newly completed form by physician

 

For more applications and permits related to the Department of Motor-Vehicle Services, please go to our Applications and Permits page. Thank you!