Driver Licensing Checklist
You must have the following documents with you when you apply and pay for a Missouri driver license, instruction permit, or nondriver identification card.
- New Missouri Resident (with an out-of-state driver license)
- New Missouri Instruction Permit or Driver License (first-time driver)
- Office Locations and Hours
- Other Information about the Missouri Driver License
Out-of-State driver license (valid, or expired no more than 184 days). If the out-of-state driver license is lost, stolen, or destroyed, you may instead submit a current Clearance Letter from that state.
NOTE: IF you are upgrading your driver license, take the above documents to a MSHP examination station when you take the written, vision, and road sign tests, and or driving test.
Driver Examination Record (DOR-100) from the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) indicating successful completion of tests (not required for nondriver identification card)
If you are age 15 to age 18, please read the Graduated Driver License Law information.
Still need help? You can also submit your driver licensing questions to our staff by e-mail. Your e-mail will be forwarded to the appropriate area for reply. Some inquiries can be responded to more quickly than others depending on the issue and amount of time needed for research. Please make sure your computer will accept our e-mail response.