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UPDATE: Statewide outage at the Office of Motor Vehicles resolved

LOUISIANA - (11/8/18) UPDATE (10:30 A.M.) A statewide outage at the Louisiana Office of Motor vehicles has been resolved, according to the OMV website. 

All offices are expected to open as scheduled, Thursday morning. 

On Wednesday, due to a core applications issue, OMV officers throughout the state were unable to process driver's license services. Vehicle registration transactions were still available.

OMV officials released the following statement regarding the abrupt electrical failure:

We are currently experiencing statewide outages and are unable to process any drivers license or reinstatement transactions in offices at this time. Vehicle registration transactions are still able to be completed We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause."

Please visit www.expresslane.org for updates and more information.



(11/7/18) A statewide outage has left customers at the Louisiana DMV without service.

According to Commissioner of the Office of Motor Vehicles Karen St. Germain, their systems are down at this time.

Tech crews are working to resolve the issue.

Those needing to visit their local DMV are asked to wait until this afternoon to make their trip.

The following message has been posted on their website:

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