Question: What Documents Do I Need To Get A California ID??

Provide proof of identity, such as a certified copy of a U.S.

birth certificate, U.S.

passport, employment authorization document, permanent resident card or foreign passport with an approved form I-94.

Present proof of your Social Security number, such as an SSN card, W-2 or paystub with full SSN.

Can I apply for California ID online?

Gather the identity, residency, and SSN documents you need to apply for an ID card. Effective April 2018 DMV will begin offering an online DL and ID application process. Appointments can be made online at or by calling 1-800-777-0133. You may also verify payment options available at the DMV office.

Do I need an appointment for California ID?

Have completed all the requirements for a Noncommercial Class A instruction permit. Call 1-800-777-0133 or visit your local DMV field office to make an appointment at a DMV commercial field office for a driving test. Pass the skills test (vehicle safety check, skills test, and the driving test.

What are the 6 Point ID requirements?

There are four requirements for 6 Point ID Verification: At least one Primary ID. At least one Secondary ID. Verifiable Social Security Number.

Can undocumented immigrants get a California ID?

What undocumented immigrants face with the REAL ID Act. Until recently, California was one of many states that issued driver licenses or identification cards (ID) that were not compliant with the REAL ID Act.

What is CA real ID?

REAL ID Checklist. Beginning October 1, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security requires your driver license (DL) or identification (ID) card be REAL ID compliant if you wish to use it as identification to board a domestic flight or enter military bases and most federal facilities.