The Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles will launch an online appointment system

JUSTIN FINCH, ABC NEWS, WASHINGTON GOING TO THE B-MV IS A RACE MOST PEOPLE DREAD. BUT IN MAINE – THE PROCESS IS ABOUT TO GET EASIER. IN JUST A FEW WEEKS – THE OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE WILL UNVEIL A NEW ONLINE APPOINTMENT SYSTEM. ONCE THIS GOES INTO EFFECT, MAINERS WILL BE ABLE TO SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS IN ADVANCE. THE NEW SYSTEM SHOULD REDUCE WAITING TIMES AND MAKE MAINERS MORE EASILY GET TO THE BMV WITHOUT STOPPING. “I TAKEN A DAY OFF. I USE ONE OF MY PTO DAYS BECAUSE I HAD NO IDEA HOW LONG IT WOULD TAKE.” WALK-IN SERVICES WILL STILL BE AVAILABLE AT ALL LOCATIONS

The Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles will launch an online appointment system

Walk-in services will still be available at all locations.

Visiting the Bureau of Motor Vehicles is an errand most people dread, but in Maine the process is about to get a whole lot easier. The Maine Office of the Secretary of State will launch a new online appointment system in a few weeks. Once this site is up and running, Mainers will be able to schedule BMV appointments in advance. Other states have similar systems in place. The new appointment system should reduce waiting times and make it easier for people to get to the BMV without missing work. Walk-in services will still be available at each location and, as always, some BMV services can be completed online.

Visiting the Bureau of Motor Vehicles is an errand most people dread, but in Maine the process is about to get a whole lot easier.

The Maine Office of the Secretary of State will launch a new online appointment system in a few weeks. Once this site is up and running, Mainers will be able to schedule BMV appointments in advance. Other states have similar systems in place.

The new appointment system should reduce waiting times and facilitate access to the BMV without missing work.

Walk-in services will still be available at each location and, as always, some BMV services can be completed online.