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CDL renewals may be done online

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is now offering commercial driver’s license (CDL) renewals online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. CDL holders previously were required to visit DMV in person each time to renew their credentials.

Information on CDL online renewals eligibility can be found at Customers who are not eligible to renew their CDL online will need to schedule an appointment at to renew in person.

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted an extension of the validity of commercial driver licenses and commercial learner’s permits that expire between March 1 and Dec. 30, 2020.

Any CDLs or CLPs set to expire during this time are extended to Dec. 31, 2020. For more information on federal extensions related to endorsements and/or medical requirements, visit

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