Texas DPS Offices
Texas is the 2nd largest state by population in US and is also the second largest state by area. It is located in the southern parts of Midwest area and is famous for its cowboy culture. A home to the NASA’s largest operations from Houston, the population of Texas is around 26 million.
Texas is a large state by area and therefore it is home to very long highways and expressways which connect its various metropolis and towns. There are many tolled freeways in Texas as well. The maximum allowable speed limit provided in Texas is the highest in US. All of these come down to the exceptionally good driving skills that are required in Texas.
The cowboy culture and the long distances in Texas have resulted in the highest travelling ratio in the Texas. Therefore, the number of vehicles registered in Texas is very high and this number is one of the highest in US in terms of per capita. Owning a vehicle in Texas require strict paperwork for the registration of the vehicle.
The department of transportation is the umbrella entity in Texas looking over the complete transportation system. Department of public safety (DPS) is the state entity that takes care of the vehicles and automobiles related services in Texas. The primary areas served by DPS in Texas are related to driving license (tests and issuance), vehicle registration (paperwork and titling) and traffic laws implementation through law enforcement agencies. Additionally, the state ID cards and commercial driving license services are also provided by DPS.
Texas DPS has offices in almost each county in Texas. The counties which have higher population have more DPS offices than the counties with sparse population. Additionally, the larger cities like Houston, San Antonio, Dallas and Austin have multiple DPS offices located to serve the local residents in a better manner.
Each DPS office in Texas has its own office timing schedule and offered services. Almost every office provides driving license and vehicle registration related services whereas only a handful of offices have commercial driving license related services.
To get more information about the office address, phone number, timings and services offered please select your county to proceed further.
List of Counties in Texas
Texas DPS – DPS Locations Texas
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