System Access Policy

This section provides the Registry of Motor Vehicles' policies related to its system and the applications that the Registry of Motor Vehicles utilizes.


The IS Security Department maintains internal and external security roles for the Registry of Motor Vehicles and is responsible for controlling access to customers' personal information stored on the Registry’s system. The department must protect the confidentiality and integrity of the personal information while allowing the appropriate users and agencies to access the information for business purposes. The IS Security Department is bound by the Federal Driver Privacy Protection Act and the Massachusetts General Laws, both of which provide for the protection of the privacy of citizens.