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License Restoration Online Payments

Welcome to the DMV Driver Services secured online payment system. This service will allow you to pay restoration and other fees related to a suspension of a driver license or driving privilege.  Check your suspension notice for additional requirements.
After your online payment is submitted, restoration notice processing time can take up to 10 business days.
  • This online system allows you to make certain payments only. The payment receipt is NOT a driver license or restoration notice. Check to verify your license is restored.
  • You may have additional requirements and may be required to submit additional documents. You can e-mail documents to:  
  • Your driving history must be reviewed by the DMV's Driver Services Division before any restoration notice or permit can be issued.
Fees that can be paid online
  • $175.00 Restoration fee: for suspension of driver license, nonresident driving privilege, or privilege to obtain a license.
  • $175.00 Restoration fee: for Commercial Driver License (CDL) disqualification.
  • $175.00 restoration fee: for Public Service Endorsement (PPE) suspension.
  • $100.00 IID Administration fee: for Ignition Interlock (IID) program.
  • $100.00 nonrefundable Special Operator Permit application fee: for work and/or education permits.
Payment Options
  • Pay with your credit card – Discover, MasterCard, or Visa using our secured site.
Information required
  • Name of the individual who owes the fee(s).
  • Date of birth.
  • License, ID, or case number as it appears on the Connecticut driving history.
  • Current return mailing address.  If your address has changed, and you have not reported it to DMV, please follow these instructions.
  • A valid e-mail address and phone number.
  • Billing information for the credit card used to make the payment.
Print receipts
  • After completing your payment, be sure to print and keep a copy of your receipt for your records. A payment confirmation will also be sent by e-mail.  Please remember, this is only a payment receipt.  Check to verify your license is restored.
  • Per Connecticut General Statute 14-50(f), whenever a payment of any fee to the DMV by means of a credit or debit card is rejected or dishonored, the DMV shall charge a fee of $35.00 for a payment amount of not more than $200.00, and a fee of 15% of any payment in excess of $200.00, plus all protest fees or charges. to cover the cost of the collection.
Make a payment