Columbus Auto Insurance Requirements

The capital of the Buckeye State is where SafeAuto was founded. As you drive on the east side of Columbus on I-270, you will see our corporate headquarters inside the loop near Easton. We are proud to serve our local community to help drivers get the lowest possible auto insurance rates. 

SafeAuto wants to help you get the lowest possible car insurance rates, so that the next time you are driving down High Street or Olentangy River Road, you’ll know you are staying “Legal for Less” and carrying the coverage Ohio law requires. It is illegal to drive without auto insurance in Ohio. 

If you are looking to obtain a new driver’s license in Columbus, there are numerous DMV locations around the Columbus, Ohio area. 

Columbus DMV Office Addresses:  

  • Title Bureau
    1970 W. Broad St. Columbus, OH 43223
  • License Agency #1 – BMV
    Customer Service Center West 1970 W. Broad St. Columbus, OH 43223

  • License Agency #2 – BMV
    1583 Alum Creek Drive Driver License Reinstatement Center East Columbus, OH 43209

  • License Agency #5 - BMV
    1979 Cleveland Ave. Columbus, OH 43211

  • License Agency – BMV
    55 Country Road Columbus, OH 43213 
If you are an Ohio driver looking for Columbus auto insurance, you can obtain a free auto insurance quote online or call a dedicated customer service representative at 1-800-SAFEAUTO, 24/7. If you need SR-22 insurance to demonstrate financial responsibility compliance, or have questions about the penalties for non-compliance, more information can be found on SafeAuto’s website

SafeAuto Insurance helps keep drivers “Legal For Less” by offering the minimum amount of liability insurance coverage required to satisfy Ohio’s Financial Responsibility law, which is currently 25,000/50,000/25,000. This means that your Columbus, Ohio auto insurance policy must insure you against loss in an accident where you have been determined to be at-fault for a minimum of:  

  • Twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000) because of bodily injury to or death of one (1) person in any one (1) accident
  • Fifty thousand dollars ($50,000) because of bodily injury to or death of two (2) or more persons in any one(1) accident, subject to the twenty-five thousand dollar ($25,000) per person limit
  • Twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000) because of injury to or destruction of property of others in an accident


We offer affordable car insurance throughout the entire Buckeye state!  If you are looking for more information about car insurance in the following Ohio cities, more material can be found below:

SafeAuto is proud to insure Columbus auto insurance drivers. SafeAuto is headquartered in Columbus, and the city has certainly played a major part of the company’s history.

Link to Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles: