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Division of Motor Vehicles

On Line Privacy Policy

Applicability

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you place an order or request an online service.

When placing an order or requesting an online service on the DMV web site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other personal identifying information.

What do we use your information for?

The information we collect from you may be used to process your requested transaction.

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other parties without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested or as allowed for by United States Code: Title 18, Chapter 123, Section 2721(b).

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance DMV complies with the requirements of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998);

DMV does not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. The DMV website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

Use of cookies.

When you visit the DMV web site, you can browse the site anonymously and access important information without revealing your identity. DMV may use "cookies" in order to facilitate the delivery of online services. A cookie is small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server and can only be read by the server that gave it to you. It cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses.

Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. Some web pages may require authorization where cookies are not optional. Users choosing not to accept cookies will not be able to access those pages.

Please note that DMV is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of non-DMV web sites to which this department or its divisions may link.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.

Your Consent By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below:

This policy was last modified on 07/22/2011

Contact Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us by email at: Webmaster