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Facial coverings must be worn during all road skills tests. Facial coverings are not required to enter a DMV office.

Military Personnel
Fee Waiver Information
Driver's license renewals conducted in-person are offered by appointment only.  To qualify for a driver's license renewal fee waiver during an in-person visit to a DMV office or DMV Express location military personnel must present the following documents:


If the individual is an active service member:

If the individual is honorably separated from active service:
  • PLEASE NOTE:  This is a one-time fee waiver for any person honorably separated from service who applies within two years following the date of separation and was a legal resident of Connecticut at the time of his or her induction.
  • An Application for Waiver of Driver’s License Fee Form (Form B-88)
  • An original copy of your DD-214.  Military discharge/separation papers must be dated within two years and individual must have been honorably discharged.

DON’T WAIT: Renew a week or more before your birthday. You will not receive a permanent driver license or ID card while at a DMV service location.   It will arrive through the mail.  You will keep your expiring license/ID and receive a temporary paper card.  For more on this, please see Central Issuance. After visiting an office, you can track the delivery of your new card.