Baton Rouge OMV set to reopen after temporary closure due to COVID precautions

Baton Rouge location of the Office of Motor Vehicles (Source: WAFB)
Baton Rouge location of the Office of Motor Vehicles (Source: WAFB)
Published: Nov. 17, 2021 at 8:08 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 19, 2021 at 3:01 PM CST
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Information provided by Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles:


The Baton Rouge OMV location will reopen Monday, November 22, 2021. Customers can schedule an appointment at

Reinstatement services are no longer being processed at OMV field offices. Reinstatement can only be processed in the following ways:

  • Phone - Call (225) 925-6146 and select option 3.
  • Mail - OMV Mail Center, P.O. Box 64886, Baton Rouge, LA 70896
  • Public Tag Agent (PTA) - PTAs can perform limited reinstatement transactions.


BATON ROUGE, La. - Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the Baton Rouge OMV location will remain closed until further notice.

Customers who have appointments booked during the closure must reschedule online at

Customers can also visit to view a complete list of online services, open OMV locations, and Public Tag Agents.

Additionally, customers can utilize the LA Wallet app for driver’s license renewals and duplicate requests.

The Office of Motor Vehicles continues to work closely with state officials to ensure public safety remains a top priority during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The agency appreciates the public’s cooperation and understanding during this time. Louisiana residents are encouraged to refer to the OMV website and social media pages for additional updates and announcements.

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