Before earning a driver's license, all 16-and 17-year-olds must first obtain a learner's permit to practice driving.
DRIVE ONLY APPLICANTS: If you would like to apply for a Drive Only License (for undocumented individuals), please follow these instructions.
Learner's permit testing is offered by appointment only at the following DMV offices: Bridgeport, Cheshire, Danbury, Hamden, Norwalk, Old Saybrook, Waterbury, Wethersfield and Willimantic. Make your appointment here.
To apply for a learner's permit, the applicant must:
Once you have parental or legal guardian permission, and feel prepared for the knowledge test, please follow these steps:
NOTE: If the applicant currently holds a Non-Driver Identification Card, he or she must surrender it when issued a learner's permit.
For individuals requiring hearing interpreter services:
Please visit the office where your appointment is scheduled prior to your appointment date so we can schedule a date and time for hearing interpreter services from the Commission on the Deaf and Hearing Impaired. A new appointment date and time will then be scheduled according to the availability of the hearing interpreter services.
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