Welcome to IllinoisDriversLicense.org
We are here to simplify the process of obtaining your Illinois drivers license by providing you with up-to-date information and assisting you with all the necessary steps to getting your license as quickly as possible. We will make sure you are prepared with everything you need to know, what you need to bring, and where you need to go for all your drivers license needs.
It is against Illinois state law to drive with an expired license. If you need to renew your license, take action now before it's too late. Read more
Change the Address on Your Illinois Driver License
Have you recently moved? If your address has changed, you'll need to file for an updated license. Read more
Replace Your Illinois Driver License
If your driver license has been lost, damaged or stolen, you'll need to have it replaced as quickly as possible. Read more
Apply for a New Illinois Driver License
Are you a new driver, or did you just move to Illinois? If so, you'll need to apply for an Illinois driver license. Read more
Apply for an Illinois Learner's Permit
Before you can get your license in Illinois, you have to spend some time practicing with a learner's permit. Read more
Driver's Education in Illinois
If you're at least 15 years of age and want to earn your license, you'll need to complete an approved Illinois driver's education program. Read more
Change the Name on Your Illinois Driver License
If your name has recently changed, you'll want to update your driver license as soon as possible. Read more
Many drivers' license services may be processed online. Check out the Driver License Easy Guide™ to assist you with driver license services that may be handled online. If you have received a notification from the Illinois DSD, check your notification to see if you are able to submit your requests online.If you need to visit the DSD in person, please read these 10 helpful tips:
1. Find the closest DSD office location.
2. Take note of the office hours.
3. Appointments are available at all offices for faster service.
4. Avoid Mondays and Fridays.
5. Avoid going during lunch hours.
6. Avoid the first and last day of the month.
7. Avoid the day after a holiday.
8. Come prepared with all required documentation to complete your service.
9. Print and fill out your forms ahead of time.
10. If you have questions, contact your local DSD office ahead of time.