Identification Card Internet Renewal
DMV is now offering the option of Federal Compliant REAL ID driver license and ID cards.
A REAL ID card allows you to:
- Use it as identification to board domestic flights.
- Enter military bases and most federal facilities.
Apply for a REAL ID
If you don't have a REAL ID, we recommend getting one. You can fill out the application online and plan your office visit to complete the process. Make sure to bring your documents with you:
- A legal document to prove your identity
- Name change documents for every legal name change
- Your social security document
- Two Residency documents
Renew your REAL ID
If you already have a California issued REAL ID, you may be able to renew it online.
Federal Non-Compliant ID
Warning: With a Federal Non-Compliant card:
- You cannot use this as identification to board domestic flights
- You cannot use this to enter military bases or most federal facilities
Learn more about REAL ID at REALID.dmv.ca.gov