REAL ID Deadline Pushed Again Into 2023The Department of Homeland Security had already delayed enforcement until Oct. 1, 2021, but that date has been pushed again to May 3, 2023.
California DMV Warns Of Text Message Phishing Scam Asking For Real ID Information UpdateThe DMV says it would never ask for personal information through email, text, or over the phone.
DMV To Reopen Remaining 169 Field Offices Thursday For People With Current Appointments, Limited TransactionsBeginning Thursday, the California Department of Motor Vehicles will reopen its remaining 169 field offices that were temporarily closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus: President Trump Extends California Deadline For Real IDPresident Trump announced Monday that he’s extending the Oct. 1 deadline for people in California to get their Real ID, which is required to board U.S. flights.
New Pacoima DMV Solely For Processing Real ID Transactions Has 15 Minute Wait TimesLines at the new center are moving fairly quickly due to the fact that the new center only processes driver license and Real ID transactions.
Countdown Begins To California REAL ID DeadlineThe countdown is on to meet new identification requirements to fly within the U.S.
Dozens Of DMV Offices To Open Earlier To Help Reduce Wait Times69 offices across the state will open at 7 a.m. instead of 8 a.m. every weekday except Wednesday.
DMV To Close Statewide For Half-Day To Re-Train Employees And Prepare For REAL ID ApplicationsThe training period will focus on preparing employees for the unprecedented volume of REAL ID applications and reinforce training on providing "excellent" customer service.
Homeland Security Forcing California DMV To Find REAL ID FixMore than 2 million Californians already have a REAL ID license, but some are now concerned they could be invalid.
DMV Director Asks For More Money To Cut Wait Times, But Resists AuditDMV Director Jean Shiomoto was grilled by lawmakers on wait times that spiked several months ago as Californians update their licenses to meet new federal security standards known as Real ID.
California DMV Opens Up Applications For Federally-Compliant Real IDCalifornia is now accepting applications for a new type of ID that will soon be required at all federal checkpoints and to get on a plane.