Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is announcing Driver Services facilities statewide will be closed to the public for in-person transactions effective Tuesday, November 17, and will reopen on Wednesday, January 6, 2021.

The state also announced that expiration dates for driver’s licenses and ID cards will be extended until June 1, 2021. This June 1, 2021 extension also includes those who have February, March, April, and May 2021 expiration dates. As a result, expired driver’s licenses and ID cards will remain valid until June 1, 2021.

CDL (Commercial Driver License) holders and commercial permit holders are excluded from this extension due to federal requirements.

The Secretary of State says many transactions with the Secretary of State’s office may be conducted online at, some of which include:

Renewing a license plate sticker;
Renewing a valid driver’s license for qualifying drivers;
Renewing a valid ID card for those aged 22-64 (seniors 65 and older have free, non-expiring IDs);
Obtaining a driver record abstract;
Filing Business Services documents, such as incorporations and annual reports
Customers with issues involving administrative hearings may contact

Secretary Jesse White also announced that the Rockford-Central location at 3720 E. State St. will be offering drive-through services for license plate sticker transactions ONLY. 
For more information please visit or call 1-800-252-8980
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