New License & ID Cards

Read more about changes to the Vermont Driver's License and ID Cards

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.

Mail renewal notice (or completed form VL-021) to;

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

If you have a Driving Privilege Card (DPC) and wish to upgrade to a Real ID Compliant Driver’s License or Enhanced Driver’s License (EDL) you must renew in person and you will need documentation from each of the 4 categories below:

  1. Proof of identity and age
  2. Proof of lawful status in the United States
  3. Proof of Social Security Number
  4. Proof of Vermont residency and current address

Note: additional documentation will be required if your name has changed or if you are a non-citizen.

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