Obtaining a NC Driver's License from NCDMV

Updated - 08/30/2007

The following documents should be taken with you for test(s):

  1. Social Security card (or denial letter from social security office if you are not eligible for a card)
  2. Passport
  3. I-94 card / DS-2019 / I-20 (according to status)
  4. Proof of residence in the state of North Carolina such as:
    1. Bank Statement showing your NC address
    2. Current Lease agreement
    3. Employer verification
    4. Current utility bill (i.e.: water, electricity or gas)

Applying for a Driver License or Learner Permit - from the NCDMV

NC Driver’s License Law as of August 2006 (PDF)

Update of documents required for obtaining an NC License as a non-resident, July 12, 2007

Please contact the IPS office at 227-3455 / 2557 if you were denied your right to a NC Driver's license.


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