Just an update for those interested. It will take more staff, new technology and money to improve the old offices. Customers can take advantage of this option by once the new office opens. See how it works: Cut in Line, Legally At , you can electronically get in line through a service called Get In Line Online. I have heard that the Denton office is supposed to be good. .
I had a number and a place to sit down after about 20 minutes, and I was out of there after about an hour total. Line was out the door, down the sidewalk and not moving. All those customers not getting serviced spill over to other days. Not great, but not as bad as the 2-3 hours I've heard others complain about. Posts about polling are limited to one per week. If a Mega Center is not available in your area, any local office can assist you, simply select a tab for that office for more information.
The Texas Department of Public Safety now offers a new way for customers to get in line at a driver license mega center by using a text-enabled phone. It used to be good but with all the growth in that area it's just as bad as all the others. The office features technology that allows customers to get in line before they arrive at the office via cell phone, land line or online. This causes a spike in the wait time since many people try to visit the day before or after a holiday. I talked to others that got there that morning and also were there 3 hours. It was really uncomfortable a few times because when women were walking by they were cat calling and it was just a horrible environment. Yet, it's one of life's realities that must be done.
At the Garland Mega Center the average was 17 minutes and 8 seconds. There was no control group to determine mistakes that sober people may make on these tests. If so, you can contact the office via mail, phone, or email. In general, Mondays and Fridays tend to be busier than other days. The Texas Department of Public Safety offers a variety of tasks online. Oh, and the other benefit of the downtown location is that you get to wait inside in air conditioning no matter how long the line is.
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Name-calling, personal attacks, trolling, or harassing users can result in bans from the subreddit. Texas Department of Public Safety P. I need to do a name change and a picture update. The workers were laughing and talking and joking against themselves even though there was a huge line. In Plano when I went to wait in that office at least it was a professional crowd and everyone was polite. Leave a comment below and tell us about the fastest locations in the area, and which ones you prefer to visit.
And at the office on Red Bird Lane, Marckus Scott said he waited about 1 hour and 25 minutes. I went to the one on the service road at I-30 at Broadway in Garland. Your submission title must be descriptive of the content you are posting. I waited in line 3 hours with my friend and it took 3 hours to get the renewal. I would never recommend anyone to come to this office. They were also playing loud music from their cellphones. Additionally, this site expressly disclaims any and all liability for third party links or resources on the site and any claims of negligence arising from same.
And educate yourself on what's needed to complete your transaction. The fee is the same for online, in-person and telephone renewals. Check the calendar for holidays. Plan your trip to also avoid holidays, as the offices are usually closed for them. But if anyone knows which of the 3 within Dallas are the least busy I'd also really appreciate it.
Downtown, East or Southwest Office , which has the shortest lines for renewals? We waited about 30 minutes and the line barely moved. Should you have to visit an office in person, head in before noon, preferably in the middle of the week. I figured the downtown would be the best to try as it says they only do renewals there and no written or driving tests. They are used worldwide, but based on improper scientific principles. No, she can't renew it online. The original expiration date will remain the same, even if you renew early.