If you’ve just moved to New Mexico or you’re getting your motorcycle license for the first time, you’ll need to apply for your NM motorcycle driver’s license, so you can start driving your motorcycle right away. MVD Now is here to make getting your NM motorcycle license easy and fast. If you are applying for a first-time driver’s license you will be issued a temporary license while their regular license is being processed and mailed.

In the state of New Mexico, applying for a motorcycle license requires:

  • One (1) motorcycle license test proof of completion AND One (1) motorcycle road test proof of completion

OR

  • One (1) proof of completion of a motorcycle safety course

Note: The type or types of tests you will need are determined by your age and the type of motorcycle you are planning on driving. 

MOTORCYCLE LICENSE

Will receive a motorcycle license with W, Y or Z endorsement or W, Y or Z endorsement may be added to driver’s license based on the size of motorcycle used to complete test and age of the driver.

Please Note: that any proofs of residency must be original and not older than 60 days. Any documents for proof of residency over 60 days old cannot be accepted.

Once you have all the requirements as listed above, bring everything below to MVD Now:

ALONG WITH

  • One (1) motorcycle license test proof of completion AND One (1) motorcycle road test proof of completion

OR

  • One (1) proof of completion of a motorcycle safety course

New Mexico Motorcycle Driver’s Licensing

We’re happy to help guide you through the entire process of getting your new or renewed New Mexico motorcycle license! If you want to get the process started or have any questions call us at 505-388-2757. Our DMV specialists are happy to help! We are here to answer every question and every uncertainty. Contact us today!