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Facial coverings must be worn during all road skills tests and are highly recommended to be worn when entering a DMV office.

Obtaining a Non-Driver Photo ID


The applicant must be a Connecticut resident. To obtain an ID card, qualified persons must make an appointment at a DMV office

Make an Appointment at DMV 

Please note the following:

  • New-issue ID cards will not be processed at AAA offices or Nutmeg State Financial Credit Union locations.  

What to bring:

The non-driver photo ID fee is waived for:

NOTE: If an applicant obtains a Connecticut Driver's License, the identification card must be surrendered when a driver's license is issued.

NEW PROCESS: You will not receive a permanent driver license or ID card while at a DMV office.  It will arrive through the mail.  For more on this, please see Central Issuance. After visiting an office, you can track the delivery of your new card.