Notice: New state fees went into effect on August 1, 2019

  • If you have not purchased your July registration yet, the preprinted amount on your renewal notice will increase by $ 3.25
  • Most title transfers will increase by $ 5.50
  • Drivers license fees have also increased, those fees vary greatly.
  • If your vehicle is due to renew in August, due to the fee increase, the State of MN will not be mailing the August renewal notices until August 9th, the delay was to allow time to have the correct fees printed on the notices.
  • If you have not received a renewal notice and wish to renew, the registered owner can come into the office with their ID, proof of current insurance and the license plate number of the vehicle. We should be able to find your information in the computer and sell you the registration, without your renewal notice.

Driver’s License


The Crossroads, Airport View, and Kasson License Bureaus can only process the following driver’s license services:

  • Duplicate Minnesota Identification Card or address change
  • Duplicate Standard Driver’s License or address change
  • Duplicate Commercial Driver’s License or address change
  • Update Medical Certificate information for Commercial Driver’s Licenses
  • Duplicate Enhanced Driver’s License or address change
  • Duplicate Real ID or address change

If you are new to MN, you need to go to:

MN Exam Station
1633 North Broadway
Rochester, MN 55901
507-923-2020

If you need a MN drivers license renewal, go to:

Courthouse on 4th street OR
Exam station on North Broadway


There are four classes of driver’s licenses and several endorsements available to Minnesota drivers. There are various requirements depending on the type of license or endorsement you are needing.

Types of Licenses

  • Class D: – A Class D License is a regular driver’s license required to operate a vehicle weighing 26,000 pounds or less. It is the most common type of driver’s license.
  • Motorcycle: – Every person who operates a motorcycle on public roads in Minnesota must have a valid driver’s license with the appropriate instruction permit or license endorsement. Motorcyclists must carry these documents with them when riding on public roadways.
  • Commercial Driver – Class A: – A Class A License is required to drive any vehicle towing a unit of more than 10,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight Rating with a gross combination weight rating (truck plus trailer) over 26,000 pounds.
  • Commercial Driver – Class B: – A Class B License is required to drive any single-unit vehicle that is over 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight Rating.
  • Commercial Driver – Class C: – A Class C License is required to drive a single-unit vehicle, 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight Rating or less, with one or more endorsement for hazardous materials, passenger, or school bus (with passenger endorsement).

Commercial Driver License
Any person doing a transaction with a commercial drivers license needs to bring their current health card.