obtain temporary drivers license without social security
WHO MAY APPLY FOR AN ILLINOIS DRIVER’S LICENSE RIGHT NOW?
Immigrants who cannot obtain a Social Security card can obtain a TVDL.
HOW LONG IS THE LICENSE VALID FOR?
Valid three years maximum; no renewal options allowed. Must re -apply as a new applicant, presenting all required documents for verification.
WHAT IS IT VALID FOR?
Valid for driving only. Not valid for identification. A TVDL is marked “Not valid for identification.” A TVDL DOES NOT allow the holder to board an airplane, enter a federal building, register to vote or apply for a Firearm Owner Identification (FOID) card.
WHAT TESTS MUST BE PASSED?
Must pass vision, written and road exams.
Appointments are currently being accepted up to June 30, 2016. As of July 1, 2016, all TVDL facilities — except Chicago North and Chicago West facilities — will be processing TVDLs without an appointment. TVDL processing will not be available on Saturdays at any facility.
WHAT DOCUMENTS ARE REQUIRED?
Various documents required, including those that prove at least 12 months of residency inIllinois. A list of required documents needed to apply for a TVDL is available at www.cyberdriveillinois.com.
WHEN DO YOU GET THE LICENSE?
If eligible, a TVDL will be issued at a later date. The license is not printed at the facility the applicant visits. It will be printed at a central location after the Secretary of State’s office has verified documents and a facial recognition search has been completed.
WHAT IS THE FEE?
Fee is $30.
WHAT HAPPENS IF CAUGHT DRIVING WITHOUT INSURANCE?
If a person with a TVDL is caught driving without insurance, his/her TVDL is invalid. The driver will be ticketed for driving without insurance as well as driving without a license. The TVDL will be valid upon obtaining liability insurance.
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