Driver’s License & ID Card Online Renewal

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This online system allows you to renew your driver’s license (DL) or identification card (ID).

Be sure to review the eligibility guidelines below before beginning.

Before you begin…

  1. Review the eligibility guidelines below to determine whether you will be able to renew your DL/ID online.

  2. If you do not already have a DMV online account, you will be asked to create an account.

  3. Be prepared to pay a renewal fee in the amount shown on your renewal notice.

    • All credit/debit card transactions include an additional 2.1% payment processing fee.
    • If paying directly from your bank account, there are no additional fees.

What to expect:

You should receive your new DL/ID card in the mail within two to four weeks. If you have not received your DL/ID card after 60 days, call 1-800-777-0133 to check the status.

CategorySituationCustomer Action
Drivers 70+ – non-commercialBeginning December 6, 2020, eligible to renew online or by mail for expirations March 2020 through the Covid-19 pandemic.Complete online renewal or renew by mail

Drivers 69 and under
Expanded eligibility to renew online or by mail for licenses expiring during the emergency.Submit online renewal application or renew by mail
First Time REAL IDRequires office visit.• Complete online application
• Upload documents
• No appointment necessary
• Bring documents to office visit
REAL ID RenewalCan be completed online.No office visit required
Limited-term REAL ID renewalRequires an office visit
Driver’s License
All permits expiring March 1, 2020 through May 31, 2021 are extended for six months or to a date 24 months from the date of application, whichever is earlier.No action necessary
Commercial LicenseAll commercial driver’s licenses, endorsements and commercial learner’s permits expiring between March 2020 – May 2021 have an extension valid through November 30, 2021.• No action necessary

Are you eligible to renew online?

You may NOT renew online:

If you are not the person named on the renewal notice.

If you want to change your name, address or gender identity, must be done prior to renewing online. An Address should be updated at least 5 days prior to renewing. Name or gender identity changes must be processed at your local DMV.

If you want to change from a standard DL/ID to a REAL ID, Reduced Fee DL/ID, No Fee DL/ID, Senior ID, or Commercial DL.

Not eligible to renew online?

Whether you want to get a different kind of DL/ID or change your info, these links are great places to start.