All Areas:

Documentation Needed:

      • Standard Driver’s License
        • Proof of your identity and age, such as:
          • Certified copy of your birth certificate
          • See MVD website for additional documents that prove age and identity: Click here
        • Proof of NM residency, such as:
          • Rental or purchase agreement of real property
          • Utility bill, within the past 60 days.
          • See MVD website for additional documents that prove residency: Click here


        • Real ID—Driver’s License (required Oct. 1, 2021)
          • To prove your lawful identity & age, you will need ONE of the following:
            • Original or certified copy of your birth certificate
            • S. Passport or Passport Card (must be valid)
            • Foreign Passport (must be valid)
            • For additional documents that are acceptable, please check MVD website: Click here
          • Identification Number:
            • One of the following:
              • Social Security Card
              • W2 Form
              • SSA-1099
              • Non-SSA 1099
              • Paystub
              • Foreign passport with visa and I-94
            • Proof of Residency:
              • Two of the following & must include applicant’s name & physical NM address:
                • Real property or purchase agreement (current)
                • Local property tax document
                • The following documents must be dated within 60 days:
                  • Utility Bill
                  • Pay Stub
                  • Credit card or Bank Statement
                  • Please see MVD website for additional list of acceptable documents: Click here



    • $18–Four Year License
    • $34—Eight Year License
    • Drivers Over 79 must renew license yearly but are not charged renewal fees.