New pricing will be in place to account for the doubled renewal cycle and additional security features of REAL
ID credentials. Non-CDL applicants and those
age 21 and over will initially choose between a
four-year or eight-year credential. REAL
CDL credentials will only be available for
eight year lifespans.
Four-year credentials will be half the cost of an
Standard credentials will continue to be offered at their existing price (for example,
$20 driver’s license).
The cost to replace or update the name and address of a REAL
ID credential will be
Current credential holders may request a new license if they are within
six months of their card's expiration date. If your expiration date is
six months or more after date you apply, you may upgrade to REAL
$15. This will allow you to obtain a REAL
ID credential that maintains your current credentials expiration date until you are eligible to renew your credential. If you lose your REAL
ID, a replacement card is
$15 and can be requested at any time without having to present documentation.
Note: Cash, check and debit/credit cards are accepted for payment. Additional fees apply for use of debit/credit cards.
U.S. Passports are acceptable for domestic air travel and access to federal facilities. Visit
for a complete list of acceptable alternative credentials.