What’s the difference between AZMVDNow and ServiceArizona?

What’s the difference between AZMVDNow and ServiceArizona?

By Doug Pacey / ADOT Communications
April 26, 2021

For years, doing business online with MVD meant going to But, about a year ago, took over as the primary way to complete MVD services on the Internet.

Part of this change came about because MVD transitioned from an obsolete computer system – it contained elements that were more than three decades old and unsustainable – to a state-of-the-art platform that allowed for far more online services to be offered to customers. is great and it’s still there, but opened up a much broader world of customer service.

So, what’s the difference between and

First, let’s start with their similarities:

  • Both websites are maintained by ADOT and are the only places on the Internet that a person should share or provide their personal information regarding MVD services.
  • Both are fast, easy and secure.

Some services, such as vehicle registration renewal, requesting a replacement driver license or driver license motor vehicle record, and ordering a restricted-use 3-day permit can be completed at both websites.

Now, how are they different? Another way to phrase this is, “Why should you make your go-to website for MVD services?" Because at you can:

  • Schedule an in-office MVD appointment – for Travel ID, perhaps?
  • Renew a driver license.
  • Renew a CDL.
  • Teens can take the Permit Test @ Home.
  • Request a “paper title” for your vehicle.
  • Order a specialty or personalized license plate.
  • Electronically transfer your vehicle title after a sale.
  • Change your address and email on file with MVD.
  • Order an OHV decal.
  • Submit a sold notice.
  • Request a registration refund.
  • Complete many other MVD services – all told, two-thirds of MVD transactions can be done at

AZMVDNOw also allows customers to complete multiple services after logging into their account, while requires users to complete one transaction at a time.

To recap, when doing MVD business online, is the go-to site.