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Mature Drivers

The Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles strives to keep mature drivers on the road as long as possible with a primary concern of safety to all. Whether you are a neighbor, family member, or concerned friend, you have an important opportunity to make the roads of Vermont a safer place to drive.

Medical Evaluation Report (form #VS-113) for Doctors to certify driver's fitness to drive.

Driver's License

If you live in Vermont and plan to drive in Vermont, you must obtain a Vermont Driver's License. A person who has moved to the state from another jurisdiction with a valid license from that state shall obtain a VT license within 60 days of moving to the state. In accordance with state and federal law, any person holding a commercial driver license from another state must transfer their commercial driver license within 30 days of establishing residency in Vermont.

Graduated License Laws

Individuals under the age of 18 are subject to the provisions of Vermont's Graduated License laws, which are indicated below:

An individual 15 years of age or older may operate a motor vehicle if they hold a valid Learner's Permit and are accompanied by one of the following people (riding in the vehicle beside the driver):

Junior Driver's License

In order to apply for a Vermont Junior Driver’s License you will need proof that you are a Vermont Resident or a Visiting Citizen of a Foreign Country with an authorized duration of stay with at least 30 days remaining.

You must bring proof of Identity, date of birth, lawful status in the United States, Social Security number, Vermont residency and current residential address. More information

License Renewal

You should receive a renewal notice by mail approximately 30 days before your driver's license expires. If you do not receive your renewal application, you must complete (form #VL-021). All questions on the renewal application must be answered and the application must be signed. Any changes (such as address change) must be indicated on the form. 

You may renew by mail if your license photo was taken within the last 4 years and is not a Commercial Driver's License.

Commercial Driver Training & Programs

Commercial vehicle training, which provides instruction in the operation of commercial vehicles. Check with individual schools to find out what types of job placement services might be available. These training programs provide the following services:

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Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

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