DMV: Driver's Manuals

The State of Connecticut
Driver's Manuals

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. 

The DMV provides driver's manuals with all the graphics and illustrations featured in the print edition. These versions are in portable document formats (pdf)  and must be viewed and printed through Adobe Acrobat. The software is available free from Adobe. To get a free copy of the software, click "Get Acrobat."

Save Time, Go Online!  ***  ***  Adult and Teen Applicants Can Choose a Convenient Time at DMV for getting a Learner's Permit.
  • CDL knowledge testing is now offered at  DMV Hub Offices only.  This information is not stated in the current version of the manual.
  • No vehicles loaded with cargo are allowed for the skills test. 
Hazardous Materials Manual (Revised 8/13) (PDF) 
Motorcycle Operator's Manual (Revised 1/11) (PDF)

Content Last Modified on 7/29/2015 3:29:26 PM