INDIANAPOLIS (WFFT) —The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles announced Tuesday branches will extend hours of operation for this year's primary election.
Branches will be open on Monday, June 1, from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday, June 2, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. to issue ID cards and driver’s licenses to be used for identification at a polling place.
The BMV says appointments are not required for these two days, but service will be limited.
During this two-day period, services at the BMV will be limited to new, amended, renewed, or replacement ID and driver’s license for voting purposes.
All other BMV services will not be available on June 1 and June 2.
Appointments will resume on June 3 and will be required for all transactions.
Appointments can be scheduled here.
The BMV has implemented the following CDC guidelines for all BMV related business:
- All customers and employees should leave six feet of space between themselves and others
- Hands should be washed and sanitized frequently
- Masks are required for customer-facing employees and are strongly recommended for customers
- Lobby chairs will be positioned at least six feet apart.
- The number of customers permitted in the branch at one time will vary by location.
- Once the permitted number is reached, the next customer will be asked to wait outside.
- Sidewalks will be marked as necessary with appropriate spacing.
- Frequently touched items will be cleaned with disinfectant wipes between each customer
- Plexiglas barriers will be cleaned a minimum of twice a day
- All branches will be cleaned the evening of June 1, 2020 and June 2, 2020
- Individuals who hold a driver’s license or ID card that has expired after the last General Election (Nov. 6, 2018) may use the expired card as proof of identification for voting purposes.
For more information on election hours and a complete list of branches visit the BMV website.
Information on how to complete an online transaction and locations for 24-hour BMV Connect kiosk near you is also available on the website.