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Lafayette OMV reopens to appointments only on Thursday

Posted at 11:29 AM, Jan 14, 2021

The Lafayette Office of Motor Vehicles reopened on Thursday, January 14 following an almost two-week closure.

On January 3, the Lafayette and Bunkie locations were closed until further notice.

The office will be open only to those who have scheduled an appointment through the OMV website.

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles reminds residents that reinstatement services are not available at OMV field offices and will only be provided via phone, mail or a Public Tag Agency utilizing one of the following options:

  1. OMV Call Center: 225-925-6146 - Option No. 3
  2. OMV Mail Center: P.O. Box 64886 Baton Rouge, La. 70896
  3. Contact your local PTA to ensure they can provide the reinstatement service you need.

Customers seeking reinstatements can check their driver license status online at

If a customer has flags on their record, they must clear those flags before obtaining any OMV service.

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