DMV: Obtaining a Copy of Your Driving History

Obtaining a Copy of Your
Driving Record

SERVICE ADVISORY:  DMV will close for the Labor Day holiday as usual on Friday, Sept. 4, at 12:30 p.m. and will not have its half-day office hours the next day, Saturday. This follows contractual agreements related to state and federal holidays that occur on Mondays as Labor Day does. Offices will reopen Tuesday, Sept. 8, at 7:45 a.m. 

You can obtain a certified copy of your own driving record through the mail or in-person at a DMV full-service hub or limited service office

If you are requesting a copy of a driving record of another individual, the request may only be submitted by mail.

In-Person at a DMV Office

If you would like to obtain a copy of your own driver history, you may visit any DMV full-service hub or limited-service office.  You will need to fill out a Copy Records Request Form (form J-23) and provide identification as stated on the J-23 as well as the required fee of $20.

Through the Mail

  • Check the box requesting Driving History.
  • Fill in section 1 and sign the application.
  • Indicate applicable code (see reverse of application)
  • Complete the "applicant" section at bottom of the form.  You must also include your telephone number.
  • Make check payable to "DMV" in the amount of $20.
  • Copy of identification from the requestor. (Copy of driver license, non-driver identification card or passport.)
  • Mail completed form and documents to:
Department of Motor Vehicles
Copy Records Unit
60 State Street
Wethersfield, CT  06161
You will receive a certified copy of your driving history in approximately two to three weeks from the date it was received.

Content Last Modified on 7/29/2015 9:33:50 AM