Oregon DMV To Issue Alphanumeric Licenses, ID Cards

Oregon’s Department of Motor Vehicles will begin issuing driver’s licenses and ID cards Oct. 21 that use alphanumeric sequences instead of just numbers. The change may require modification to some technology systems.

Oregon Driver License Numbers to Change Format

The Oregon DMV will begin issuing driver licenses and ID cards with an alphanumeric number within the next few years. Credit unions should make sure their systems are prepared to handle this subtle change.