If you are outofstate and need a replacement florida drivers license, you can only receive a 90day temporary permit. If your out of state driver license or id card has been lost or stolen, you must schedule an appointment on to transfer it to florida. If you have a current outofstate drivers license your driving record will be checked. Converting your out of state drivers license to a florida. How to transfer your outofstate license in florida. Points will be added to the driver license if the citation is a pointaccessible violation according to florida statute 322. If a driver holds a florida license and they received a citation in another state, the citation will be sent to florida to be added to the driver record. Without it, the dmv will consider you unlicensed and youll have to start from scratch. To make an appointment you will indicate the type of appointment you want to make in this case convert outofstate license to florida, then you will select the florida county where you want to visit the dmv.
If the dealer is located out of state, they must verify the completion of the vin verification on their company letterhead. To request one, you can call 850 6172000 or mail a request to bureau of records, 2900 apalachee parkway, ms 92, tallahassee, florida 323990575. A licensed florida or out of state motor vehicle dealer. The florida driver license and id card allows for the identification of sexual predators and sexual offenders with a blue identifier on the bottom right of the front of the card. What youll need to transfer your driver license to florida. This means taking and passing the written and driving exams. A county tax collector employee or division of motorist services compliance examiner which can be located at any local service center offering motor vehicle services. What youll do to transfer your florida driver license. If you have outstanding citations or anything on your driving record that calls into question your driving ability then you may be required to take the written florida dmv test. In some cases, your current drivers license will suffice. If you are under 18 and are not married, your license application must be signed by a parent or legal guardian. To speed up your visit to the florida dmv make an appointment.
Otherwise youll need to present at least one form of primary identification. A new resident exchanging a valid outofstate driver license for a florida driver license will be required to pass the vision and hearing tests only. If your drivers license is suspended you must clear up the suspension before you will be given a florida drivers license. To access the driving history of your child under the age of 18, enter the teens driver license number below. Sexual predators will have sexual predator spelled out on the card, while sexual offenders have 943. A valid drivers license from another us state may be exchanged for a florida drivers license. General information florida department of highway safety. Stepparents may not sign for you unless they have legally adopted you.594 1422 124 404 528 929 1561 1112 599 1497 71 1465 1180 936 42 1313 1224 1320 1568 391 1363 1348 1351 387 849 677 1105 1482 1031 1032 1335 608 173 339 278 672 1213 1150