Welcome to the Department of the Secretary of State


In observance of Labor Day all Secretary of State offices will be closed on
Monday, September 2, 2019.

As you browse through our website, you will find a very diverse Department with three distinct bureaus - the Bureau of Corporations, Elections and Commissions, the Maine State Archives and the Bureau of Motor Vehicles . While each bureau has unique duties in the services and information it provides to the citizens of Maine, they all share the Department's goals of ensuring customer satisfaction and providing quality services. [Read more about the Department]

Bicentennial Logo Maine 200

Celebrating 200 Years of Statehood

Information about REAL ID in Maine

What's New in the Department

Secretary Dunlap: Voter registration mailing is not from State Elections division
Town of Liberty now offering Rapid Renewal Service
Secretary Dunlap: Non-Real ID licenses are valid for all in-state transactions
Town of Garland now offering Rapid Renewal Service
Town of Arrowsic now offering Rapid Renewal Service

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