Iowa DOT News Release

Network issues causing driver's license service issues

Posted on: December 12, 2018

AMES, Iowa – Dec. 12, 2018 - The Iowa DOT is experiencing unreliability in our network which is impacting our ability to conduct business in some driver's service centers across the state. We suggest that you contact your local service center to see if they have the ability to conduct business. For location information visit

The network issues are impacting online renewal as well as our kiosk locations.

We are working diligently to restore services and apologize for any inconvenience. 


Iowa highway in the evening