What documents you need to get your Fl driver's license will depend on your legal status in the US. Here is a list of documents needed for US citizen applicants only. If you are not a US citizen, check out our other posts here: Blog | SUNNY ROAD DRIVING SCHOOL | United States (sunnyroadtraffic.com).
1. Primary Identification
An original of one of the following documents with complete name:
U.S. birth certificate, including some U.S. territories and District of Columbia (birth certificates from Puerto Rico must have an issue date after July 1, 2010).
Valid U.S. passport or passport card.
Consular Report of Birth Abroad.
Certificate of Naturalization, form N-550 or form N-570; or
Certificate of Citizenship, form N-560 or form N-561.
2. Proof of Social Security
An original of one of the following documents with complete name and complete SSN:
Social Security card (with the customer’s current name).
W-2 form (not handwritten).
Any 1099 (not handwritten).
3. Proof of Residential Address
Customers may not use their current driver license or ID card as proof of residential address.
Customers must submit TWO different documents with their Florida residential address (printouts these documents are acceptable).
Residential address documents include, but are not limited to:
Deed, mortgage, monthly mortgage statement, mortgage payment booklet or residential rental/lease agreement.
Florida voter registration card.
Florida vehicle registration or title.
Selective service card.
Medical or health card with address listed.
Current homeowner insurance policy or bill.
Current automobile insurance policy or bill.
W-2 form or 1099 form.
Form DS2019, Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-1) status.
Mail from financial institutions including checking, savings, or investment account statements.
Mail from federal, state, county, or city government agencies.
Customers who do not have any of the above documents in their name may provide two proofs of residential address from a parent, step-parent, legal guardian or other person with whom they reside and a notarized Certification of Address form.