The DMV issues several types of permits depending on the customer’s needs.
Most permits issued for specific purposes, such as driving for an emissions test, cost $2.00.
You may obtain a ten-day permit online.
You may purchase a permit for other uses for a fee of $8.25 per day plus a $1 technology fee.
What is a vehicle moving permit?
Vehicle registration permits are generally issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles ( DMV ) to the owner or agent acting with the owner’s knowledge and consent to legally operate or move a vehicle on California roadways when the vehicle has current registration fees on deposit, valid planned nonoperation ( PNO )
Can I get a temporary registration in California?
Answer: You do not need to get a smog check in order to receive CA DMV Temporary Tags. In all of these cases the DMV will give the vehicle owner (for a $50.00 fee) a temporary registration tag in order for the vehicle to be driven until the registration is complete. Typically the DMV will allow 30 days.
Can I get a temporary operating permit online?
Temporary permits may be obtained through the DMV’s online renewal website, Renewal Express. The permit will allow the vehicle owner 15 days to operate the vehicle in order to obtain the vehicle’s safety and/or emissions certificates.