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Please note: Appointments are required for road tests, which are only available at our Winter Garden, East Orange, South Orange and Clarcona locations.

REAL ID

Our office issues REAL ID compliant Florida Driver Licenses and State Identification Cards. The Federal REAL ID Act of 2005 requires original or certified copies of certain documents to renew or obtain a Driver’s License or State ID. REAL ID compliant Florida licenses and IDs are indicated by a star in the upper right hand corner of the ID. Customers who are currently REAL ID complaint do not need to provide REAL ID documents again unless the customer needs to change their name or address.

For more information on the REAL ID Act, visit the Department of Homeland Security >

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Driver License Document Requirements

Customers must provide three different categories of documents to obtain or renew a Driver License at our office.

  1. Birth Certificate or Proof of Legal Presence. U.S. Citizens: Provide an original or certified copy of your Birth Certificate or a valid U.S. Passport. (Hospital certificates are not accepted. Florida-born customers may obtain their Birth Certificate at our Clarcona office.)
    Non-Citizens: Provide original proof of legal presence, such as a Green Card.
  2. Proof of Social Security Number. Original Social Security Card, W-2 Form, 1099 Form or pay stub with your full name and social security number. (Copies are not accepted.)
  3. Two Proofs of Residential Address. Common forms are a lease agreement, phone or electric bill, vehicle registration or title, bank statement or insurance policy. (Copies are accepted.)

Specific document requirements may vary depending on the individual. For more information, visit GatherGoGet >

Fees*

Original/Renewal of Class E Driver’s Licenses $54.25
Replacement/Update of Driver’s License $31.25
Original/Renewal/Replacement State ID $31.25
Original/Renewal CDL $81.25
Additional Endorsements on License (motorcycle, hazmat, etc) $7.00 each
Driver’s License late fee (applied the day after expiration) $15.00
Three Year Driving Record $14.25
Seven Year/Complete Driving Record $16.25

*All fees are set by the State of Florida

Learner’s License & Road Tests

To obtain a Learner’s License, customers must be at least 15 years of age and have an accompanying driver 21 years of age or older occupying the front passenger seat while the licensee is operating the vehicle.

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Toll & Parking Violations

All toll and parking violations must be paid in full before customers can renew their Driver License or vehicle tag.

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Suspended Licenses

To reinstate a suspended license, drivers must first pay the parking violation to the County Clerk of Court where the violation was issued.

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Commercial Driver License

The Hazmat Knowledge Test, TSA Background Check and Livescan fingerprinting are required to obtain a first-time Hazmat Endorsement and for each subsequent renewal.

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Driver's Handbook

The Official Florida Driver’s Handbook is produced by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. The guide has the information drivers need to prepare for the Florida Driver License Class E knowledge and skills exams and to help drive safely and lawfully.

Florida Driver’s Handbook | Español | Creole

Florida CDL Handbook | Español

Florida Motorcycle Handbook | Español

Practice Knowledge Exams | Español | Creole

Emergency Contact Information

Emergency Contact Information (ECI) is a secure Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles system that only law enforcement nation-wide can access in order to contact your designated family or friends in response to an emergency situation.

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Notice to Puerto Rican Customers

Puerto Rican customers must present a birth certificate that was issued after July 1, 2010. Puerto Ricans may renew their license up to 90 days prior to their birth month. For more information, contact the Puerto Rican Federal Affairs Administration at (202) 778.0710 or call our Motorist Services Center at (407) 845.6200.