Author : AdminNew Drivers to Apply for Maryland Driving License
Proof of identity and residency are required of all applicants for a new Maryland driver's license, learner's permit or identification (ID) card; please use the online document guide on MVA website to assist you with what to bring to the MVA.
The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration will verify the information provided on your application to determine eligibility.
All applicants for a driver's license are checked with the National Driver Registry. If your license is suspended, revoked, canceled or refused, you are not eligible for a Maryland driver's license.
Drivers must meet certain vision requirements. Visit the MVA's vision requirements page for additional information.
The Maryland Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) is now printing/mailing one of the most secure driver’s licenses, learner’s permits and identification (ID) cards in the nation. All cards are now delivered through the mail within 7-10 business days. Reference: MVA