The Village of Tijeras MVD is by appointment only. To schedule an appointment please visit or call 505-281-3774. We are only accepting debit and credit cards at this time. Thank you for understanding. 

Please be advised that I-40 is currently undergoing roadwork between Tijeras and Carnuel, which is creating congestion on both I-40 and NM-333 (Old Route 66). MVD customers should plan to allow additional commute time before their appointment, particularly if traveling from Albuquerque.

Motor Vehicle Department

The MVD provides outstanding service to the motoring public- every customer, every transaction, every time. The MVD liscenses commercial and non-commercial vehicles and boats; license auto dealers and title service companies; contract with private partners for selected MVD services; and assures that MVD work is performed in accordance with the Motor Vehicle Code.

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Contact Information

Hours of Operation | Mon – Fri |8:30 am – 4:00 pm | Closed Saturday & Sunday

If you are more than 10 minutes late to your appointment, our office will not be able to see you.

When calling our MVD please note that if our Associates are with a customer, your call will not be answered. Please feel free to leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.

Please Note
$15 Village Fee for every transaction, up to 3 transactions per appointment. Only debit and credit cards are accepted at this time.

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Meet The Team

The MVD associates are the point people for processing all motor vehicle department matters with the Village of Tijeras. Individuals or parties seeking to bring business to either the Village should contact the MVD at at 505-281-3774

Meagan Sarracino

MVD Associate

Meagan is the Head MVD Clerk at our Tijeras office. She oversees the team at the Tijeras MVD and is very knowledgeable about MVD policies and procedures and applicable state statutes. Meagan has been working with us since 2017.

JenN Darnell

MVD Associate

Jenn brings to her role a wealth of experience from previous work with auto dealerships and is a valued member of the Tijeras MVD team. She has been working with us since 2018.