You will be eligible to apply for a NYS license if:
With the increase in requirements for public security, the DMV frequently updates the list of acceptable proofs of identity and date of birth. Please consult their list of proofs and point values before going to the DMV.
To prove your name, you must show a total of 6 points of identification from the following sources:
To prove your date of birth, you must submit one of the following:
If you have a foreign driver's license you can buy car insurance and register your car at the DMV, however, we recommend that you obtain a NYS driver's license if you are eligible for the following reasons: