Understanding MVR Codes

Reviewing MVRs can be complicated and time-consuming because the information varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction with thousands of violations recorded across state lines. Making sound decisions based on the information contained in MVRs can require extensive experience and research, especially when dealing with a multistate fleet.

What's an ACD code?

The American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) set standard codes nationwide that allow States' Driver Licensing Agencies (DMV) to identify the type of driver convictions and moving violation. Below are the most common ACD codes.

ACD codes are AAMVA's proprietary information (download list)