Road Test

ROAD TEST Requirements The road driver’s test is required for the following individuals: Anyone applying for a first-time driver’s license Any one applying for a provisional driver’s license Anyone with a license that has expired five years or longer The road test is not required if you have a current driver’s license from another state.

Driving Test

WRITTEN DRIVING TEST Requirements A written driving test is required for the following individuals: Anyone applying for a first-time driver’s license Anyone with a license that expired five years ago or more Anyone with a license from another country The written test is not required if you have a current driver’s license from another state. […]

Reinstatement

REINSTATEMENT Requirements An individual whose driver’s license and/or vehicle operating privileges have been revoked, suspended, denied, canceled or disqualified may apply for reinstatement as specified by law. Requirements for reinstatement vary. In addition, it is possible for a driver to have more than one adverse action on record, which will require compliance with the reinstatement […]

Provisional Drivers License

PROVISIONAL DRIVER’S LICENSE Requirements A person 15 fifteen years and six months of age or older may apply to the division for a provisional license if the person has completed a driver education course approved by the Traffic Safety Bureau that includes a DWI prevention and education component. A provisional license entitles the licensee, while […]

Driving Permit

DRIVING PERMIT Requirements New Drivers – Under Age 18 If you are applying for your first New Mexico driver license and are under age 18, you must go through the New Mexico Graduated Licensing System to get your license. Graduated driver licensing eases beginning drivers into traffic by limiting their exposure to driving situations proven […]

Interlock Drivers License

INTERLOCK LICENSE Requirements – Current ignition interlock contract – Notarized Affidavit for Ignition Interlock – Proof of insurance (under applicant’s name or covered driver) *VIN number must match the contract. Accepted proof of insurance documents: Auto insurance card (current) Insurance policy (current) Letter from insurance company verfiying coverage

Standard Drivers License

STANDARD DRIVER’S LICENSE Requirements – Proof of identity and age (1 document) – Proof of New Mexico residency (2 documents) List of Acceptable Documents *All documents must be unexpired and valid* LIST A  *Documents that Establish Proof of Identity and Age Applicant MUST also provide two proofs of New Mexico residency.* Original or certified copy […]

Real ID Drivers License

REAL ID DRIVER’S LICENSE Requirements – Proof of identity (1 document) – Proof of federal identification number (SSN) – Proof of Nex Mexico residency (2 documents required) List of Acceptable Documents Lawful Identity and Age What if my name is different than what is listed on my proof of identity? You will need to present one […]