Applying for a California REAL ID
- Make an appointment to visit a field office on or after January 22, 2018.
- Provide proof of identity (for example: U.S. birth certificate, U.S. passport, certificate of naturalization or citizenship, employment authorization document, permanent resident card, or foreign passport with an approved form I-94).
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 www.dmv.ca.gov or by calling 1-800-777-0133. You may also verify payment options available at the DMV office.
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 .
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.
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