Canyon County

Idaho


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Documentation Required for Identification Cards, Permits, and Licenses

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Documentation Required for 17 years and under

Documentation requirements are set by the Idaho Transportation Department and are subject to change to meet Idaho Code requirements

  • Certified copy of birth certificate.  If foreign born we require documents showing legal status, i.e. Permanent resident card, employment authorization card, passport with visa, as well as a school transcript with the student demographics (page listing parents names).

  • Social security card (or number is sufficient).  If a social security number has never been issued, then we require a letter of "Non-Issuance" from the Social Security Administration.

  • Verification of Compliance (a letter issued from the school administration proving the student is enrolled in an educational program).  This letter is required from either the school or GED program.

  • Parent or Legal Guardian present to sign liability for the child, the name of the parent must be listed on the birth certificate.  If the person present is not listed on the birth certificate, we require the legal documentation; i.e. guardianship papers, adoption papers, etc., that proves the adult has the right to sign liability.

  • Qualifying photo: student activity card, yearbook, state ID, passport ID (issued by the Department of Homeland Security), photo transcript (provided by the school with the seal and or embossment).

  • If under 17, you must enroll in and complete a drivers education program.  Before coming in to purchase a permit you must know the name of the school you intend to enroll in.

  • FOREIGN DOCUMENTS ARE NOT ACCEPTED, ALTERNATIVES ARE LISTED ABOVE

Documentation required for  18 Years and older

Documentation requirements are set by the Idaho Transportation Department and are subject to change to meet Idaho Code requirements.

  • Proof of Idaho residency: mortgage papers, rental agreement, utility bills, bank/credit card statement, auto registration, auto insurance.

  • Any drivers license or identification card issued by any state in the U.S. (If you are switching your license from another state, be prepared to take the knowledge exam)

  • Social security card (or number is sufficient).  If a social security number has never been issued then we require a letter of "Non-Issuance" from the Social Security Administration and proof of Legal Presence.

OR

  • Certified copy of birth certificate.  if foreign born we require documents showing legal status: i.e. Permanent Resident Card, employment authorization card, passport with Visa.  Starting July 7, 2008, all identification cards and drivers licenses will expire at the expiration of legal presence.

  • Social security card (or number is sufficient).  If a social security number has never been issued then we require a letter of "Non-Issuance" from the Social Security Administration and proof of Legal Presence.

  • Qualifying photo: student activity card, yearbook, state ID, passport ID (issued by the Department of Homeland Security), photo transcript (provided by the school with the seal and or embossment.

  • Proof of Idaho residency: mortgage papers, rental agreement, utility bills, bank/credit card statement, auto registration, auto insurance.

 

Questions, please call:

Phone: (208) 454-7487

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