Minnesota Registration Information

The North Star State

Need a Minnesota Driver's License?

To apply for a Minnesota driver's license, identification card, or instruction permit, you may present:

  • A Minnesota driver's license, instruction permit, or state identification card that is current or expired for:
  1. five years or less if it has a photo.
  2. one year or less if it does not have a photo.
  • If you do not have one of these items, you must present one primary and one secondary form of identification. The primary document must contain your full legal name (first, middle, and last) and the month, day, and year of your birth.