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Drivers License Requirements

Regular North Dakota Drivers License

Age Requirements

The minimum driving age in North Dakota is 16. You may not drive in North Dakota if you are under 16, even if you are licensed in another state. However, a North Dakota resident can obtain a restricted license at the age of 15. A parent or legal guardian must sign for a minor under the age of 18 to be issued a permit or license.

If you are at least 14 years of age and wish to be identified as a donor on your operator's license, permit, or identification card, you may do so by signing the donor identification block on the application form.

Identification Requirements



Fees For ID Cards, Licenses, Permits, and Driving Tests.
Item Cost

Written test


Road test


Duplicate license

$8 or $3 for name or address change only

Non-commercial permit or license


Commercial permit or license

$15 plus $3 per endorsement

Copy of Driving Record

To obtain a copy of your driving record, submit a written request and $3 fee.

Include your signature, full name, date of birth, driver ID number, and mailing address.
Please include the reason for your request.

This request may be submitted via letter or the form for Request for Driver Abstract

Drivers License Forms

Send request to:
Drivers License
608 E Boulevard Ave
Bismarck ND 58505-0700


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