Need a REAL ID? Here's How!
Gather your documents with help from the checklist
Use DMV’s interactive REAL ID document checklist to gather all of the documentation you will need to apply for your REAL ID.
Watch this video to learn How to get a REAL ID (Step-by-Step).
Complete the application online and upload your documents
Be sure to save your confirmation code.
Bring your documents and application confirmation code. Your confirmation code will work like an appointment. Check wait times before you go.
Already have a REAL ID? Renew your REAL ID online!
More About REAL ID
REAL ID Checklist
To apply for a REAL ID, you must present documents that show your date of birth and your true full legal name. Select which documents you’ll use to get your REAL ID.
What is a REAL ID?
A REAL ID is a driver’s license or identification card that is also a federally accepted form of identification. REAL ID cards are marked with a golden bear and a star.
Second Residency FAQs
Learn more about how Second Residency is accounted for when applying for a REAL ID.