We mail your license, learner permit or non-driver ID to the address we have our records.
Allow 2 weeks to receive the document.
If your document is not delivered two weeks after the date the document was processed, you can send a question to us online, call the DMV or visit your local DMV office.
How long does it take for an ID to come in the mail in California?
Can I get a temporary ID from the DMV California?
California does not issue temporary IDs. The state issues IDs and driver licenses. You will need to visit a DMV office to obtain an ID, and I strongly recommend you make an appointment at their website http://www.dmv.ca.gov .
Can you expedite a California ID?
Thank you for the post, “officially” there is no way to expedite the process. However, unofficially, you can expedite the process by hounding DMV for the issuance of your license. This isn’t a license, but simply a California ID Card.2 Aug 2010
Can I get a temporary ID?
If your identification is lost or stolen or you do not currently have proper photo identification, it is wise to obtain a temporary photo identification card as quickly as possible. Every state can issue this card, typically valid for 30 days, at the Department of Motor Vehicles or Driver Services Office.
How long does it take to get ID?
We will mail your photo non-driver ID card to your address on our records. Allow two weeks to receive the document. If your document is not delivered two weeks after the date the document was processed, you can send a question to us online, call the DMV or visit your local DMV office.
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