Getting a License

Drivetest
http://www.drivetest.ca

Driver examination centre that conducts all written and practical tests for driver licensing, schedules road test appointments, conducts vision tests, accepts medical reports.  Licenses from other jurisdictions can be exchanged to Ontario documents.  Has handbooks for car, bus, truck, motorcycle and air brake available for purchase.  Written tests available on a first come first served basis.

ServiceOntario – Perth County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/wallace-and-mcdonald-listowel

Ontario Government services offered include: renewal and changes to licences * licence * transfer and photos * vehicle registration * Commercial Vehicle Operators Registration (CVOR) * drivers abstract * disabled person parking permits * licence plates and stickers * information and procedures on vehicle buying and selling * drivers handbooks * address changes * photo health card renewals (green card) * “New” Ontario Photo ID Card

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change

ServiceOntario – Huron County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/north-and-courthouse-goderich

To reduce lineups and wait times please book an appointment HERE

Services available at this location include:

  • Issuing Driver and Vehicle licenses, Fish and Wildlife, Health, Housing and Property
  • Health card services are available
  • Make an appointment if open times are not convenient
  • For questions on Health card services, please call 1-800-664-8988.

Free, self-service public computer available:

  • Obtain a wide range of government information and online services
  • Register your business
  • Update business information,
  • Change home address
  • apply for a birth, marriage or death certificate
  • register your newborn

Landlord and Tenant forms and Min. of Labour forms (employment standards) also available.

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change HERE

Young Drivers Of Canada
http://www.yd.com

Teaches driving * senior retraining

Dominion Driver Training
http://www.dominiondrivertraining.on.ca

Driver training * classrooms in Baden, Clinton, Exeter and Stratford * do senior refresher training

Bud’s Driving School
http://www.budsdrivingschool.com

Defensive Driver’s Training for all ages * 20 hours in-class training, 10 hours in-car training combined with a 10 hr theory homework booklet * one on one in car lessons cover all driving maneuvers including a practice road test

Classes taught by certified driver instructors.

Drive Right Driving School
http://www.driverightschool.ca

Offer MTO approved beginner driver education courses and private lessons * classroom locations in Clinton, Goderich and Wingham

Maitland Driver Training Centre
http://www.MaitlandDriverTraining.com

Driver training classroom in Listowel * Ministry Approved Beginner Driver Education course is recognized by all local insurance companies and agents

Drivetest
http://drivetest.ca/

COVID-19 Face coverings are required to visit DriveTest centres and during road tests.

Driver examination centre. Conducts all written and practical tests for driver licencing, schedules road test appointments, conducts vision tests, accepts medical reports, licences from other jurisdictions can be exchanged to Ontario documents. Purchase handbooks for car, bus, truck, motorcycle and air brake. Written tests on a first come first served basis

ServiceOntario
http://www.serviceontario.ca

Ontario Driver and Vehicle Services, registration, licenses, permits, VIN abstracts * Snowmobile and ATV permits and licenses * Accessible Parking permit application, renewal and update

Health Card Services
*Ontario photo Health Card registration, updates and renewals
* organ and tissue donation registration

Ontario Photo Card (identification for non-drivers)

ServiceOntario – Perth County
http://www.serviceontario.ca

COVID19 CLOSED

Access to wide range of Ontario government services and information * staff assistance, information and referral

Driver and Vehicle — vehicle permits and plates * enhanced driver’s licences and drivers licences * accessible parking permits * copies of records * product sales including information packages on specific used vehicles

Health — Ontario health card registration * renewal * replacement (lost, stolen or damaged) * change of name or address * organ and tissue donor registration

Ont Photo ID – available If you do not hold a Drivers License 2016 fee is $35.00

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change

ServiceOntario – Huron County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/josephine-and-victoria-wingham

COVID19 ServiceOntario is open with revised hours (see below) and all Covid-19 protocols in place.

Access to range of Ontario government services and information including staff assistance, information and referrals.

Driver and Vehicle vehicle permits and plates, drivers licences, accessible parking permits, copies of records, product sales including information packages on specific used vehicles

HealthOntario health card registration, renewal, replacement (lost, stolen or damaged) and change of name or address, organ and tissue donor registration

Photo Identification — Ontario Photo Card provision, renewal or replacement

More extensive service available in Goderich.

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change HERE

ServiceOntario – Perth County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/huron-and-york-stratford

Access to wide range of Ontario government services and information * staff assistance, information and referral

Driver and Vehicle — vehicle permits, plates, and stickers * drivers licences * accessible parking permits * copies of driving records and CVOR abstracts * product sales including used vehicle packages and MTO publications,

Health — Ontario health card registration, renewal, replacement (lost, stolen or damaged) and change of name or address * organ and tissue donor registration * Some services can be completed online HERE

Photo Identification — Ontario Photo Card provision, renewal or replacement.

Fish and Wildlife — fishing and hunting licences * outdoors cards * All licenses can now be processed online HERE* Outdoors Card Centre 1-800-387-7011

Forms and Official Documents — birth, marriage and death certificates and registration searches can be found here * Forms are not submitted at this office, but can be done online or through the mail * A commissioner of oaths is always on staff

Business Registrations — basic business registration can be completed using the public access computer, though this can also be done online at home* also Business Info Line 1-888-745-8888

Employment — filing of claims under Employment Standards Act, and Employment Protection for Foreign Nationals Act (Live-in Caregivers and Others) *Claims are not processed at this office, simply filed.

Address changes can be completed for driver’s license, vehicle permits, health cards, and Ontario photo cards. This can also be done online HERE

Ontario Landlord and Tenant Board Applications can be found and filed at this locations, but are sent away for processing.

ServiceOntario – Perth County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/huron-and-wimpole-mitchell

Ontario photo Health Card registration, updates and renewals

Ontario Driver and Vehicle Services, registration, licenses, license plates and stickers, permits, VIN abstracts * Snowmobile and ATV permits and licenses * drivers handbook * Commercial Vehicle Operators Registration (CVOR) and drivers abstract

Accessible Parking permit application, renewal and update

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change

ServiceOntario – Huron County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/main-and-john-exeter

Variety of Ontario Government services offered at this location:

  • Driver’s and vehicle registration
  • license issue, change and renew
  • license photos
  • Commercial Vehicle Operators Registration (CVOR)
  • drivers abstract
  • licence plates and stickers for plate renewals
  • information and procedures on vehicle buying and selling
  • Disabled person parking permits
  • address changes
  • Photo Health Card renewals (green card). Not available here if you have a Temporary Resident Permit or Work Permit that says valid until or issued until a specific date. Call 1-866-532-3161 for more information

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change HERE

ServiceOntario – Huron County
https://www.ontario.ca/locations/serviceontario/albert-and-rattenbury-clinton

COVID19 Open for in-person services – COVID-19 protocols in place.

Access to range of Ontario government services and information with staff assistance, information and referrals.

Driver and Vehicle

  • Vehicle permits and plates
  • Drivers licences
  • Accessible parking permits
  • Copies of records
  • Product sales including information packages on specific used vehicles
  • Validation stickers

Health

  • Ontario health card registration, renewal, replacement (lost, stolen or damaged) and change of name or address
  • Organ and tissue donor registration

Photo Identification – Ontario Photo Card provision, renewal or replacement

More extensive service available in Goderich.

Change of address information is available on the Internet for this and other Ontario ministries through their integrated address change HERE

ServiceOntario
http://www.ontario.ca/en/contacts/feedback/index.htm

Various name change services available through ServiceOntario including adult * child * legal * formal * marriage *

Click here for information and links to forms for Changing Your Name See bottom of page for legal, formal and changes for children

Click here for ‘frequently asked questions’ related to name changes

Generally, if application forms are filled correctly, turn around time is about 6-8 weeks to receive ‘name change certificate’.

Use the ‘name change certificate’ at a Service Ontario Centre to change name on the following documents:
• driver licence
• health card
• Ontario Photo Card
• vehicle registration
• Ontario Outdoors Card

To find a Service Ontario Centre please click here.

Forms also available by sending request in writing to Office of Registrar General – see mailing address.