Your Michigan Driver's License

  • All motorists must have a valid driver's license to drive on Michigan's public roads. The Department of State offers a standard, chauffeur, commercial driver and enhanced license, which one you choose will depend on your driving needs.

    Your driver's license is issued for up to four years and expires on your birthday. For more information about obtaining, renewing, replacing or correcting a license, select a topic from the menu.

    You may also want to learn more about Real ID.

    Other topics related to driver's license and state ID such as Teen Driver, Michigan Rider Education Program, Basic Driver Improvement Course and others can be found in the menu.

    Michigan law requires the Secretary of State’s Office to share data, including photos, with law enforcement.