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Driver License Information

Applying for an Arizona Driver License

  • Accepted at airport security checkpoints and federal facilities
  • Has a gold star in the corner
  • Valid for eight years in most cases
  • Cost is $25

Effective October 1, 2020, only the Arizona Travel ID and Arizona Travel Driver License, a U.S. passport, and other federally approved identification will be accepted at TSA airport security checkpoints for domestic travel.

Non-Travel Driver License

Non-Travel Driver Licenses do not comply with federal identification requirements and cannot be used at TSA airport security checkpoints starting October 1, 2020.

The non-travel license says NOT FOR FEDERAL IDENTIFICATION across the front.

Plan Ahead and Save Time

Be Prepared and plan ahead. Follow the simple steps to complete your application in advance, and submit it to MVD. This will speed up the process once you’re in the office.

If necessary, update your address before you apply for the credential. Allow up to 15 days to receive it in the mail at the address listed on your application. A temporary credential receipt with photo will be issued at the office.

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