License and registration Holds
DPS / Omni (Driver's License Hold):
If you are unable to renew your driver's license, your outstanding case may have been reported to the Department of Public Safety in accordance with Chapter 706 of the Texas Transportation Code. Until all citation(s) are resolved, you will not be able to renew your license if reported to this program.
The City of Dallas Municipal Court will cease to send new driver's license holds for citations issued after November 1, 2021.
to review City of Dallas citation(s), status or balance information. If you feel this information is incorrect, contact the City of Dallas Municipal Court Monday through Friday by live chat or (214) 670-0109.
Within ten (10) business days the hold is lifted if you have already resolved your case(s).
If you have questions about driver renewal holds or other driver license issues, please visit the
Texas Failure to Appear Website
or contact the
Department of Public Safety
at (512) 424-2600.
Scofflaw (Vehicle Registration Hold):
The hold is lifted within ten (10) business days of payment in full or completion of a program ordered by the Judge.
As of December 1, 2021, the City of Dallas Municipal Court no longer participate in this program.
If you have any other questions, you can contact the City of Dallas Municipal Court Monday through Friday by live chat or call (214) 670-0109.