Iowa DOT News Release

Iowa DOT offices closed for Christmas and New Year’s holidays

Posted on: December 11, 2017

AMES, Iowa – Dec. 11, 2017 – All Iowa Department of Transportation business locations will be closed Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, and Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. Most business locations will resume normal operations on the Tuesday following the holiday closure.

In addition, all Iowa DOT driver’s license service centers will be closed Saturday, Dec. 23, and Saturday, Dec. 30.

Many people may be able to complete driver’s license business online at  or at one of the conveniently located self-service kiosks. Kiosk users should check the host location's holiday schedule to determine hours and availability. 


For questions, please go to the Iowa DOT’s contact page.

Iowa highway in the evening