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extlink_l.pngRenew your driver's license or identification card online at the FL Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) renewal system. Additional fees will apply. If you encounter any problems with the DHSMV website, please contact us for assistance.


Driver's license renewals may be completed online if your last renewal was completed in person and you are under 80 years old. If 80 or older, you must take a vision test prior to renewing.

The below transactions require a visit to one of our Service Centers. You must make an appointment, and you will need to bring your required documents.

  • If you are applying for your first driver's license or identification card
  • If your current card is expired and you have already used the one-time online renewal option
  • If you have changed your name since your last renewal (eg: marriage or divorce)