"Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Limited Purpose Provisional Driver's License and Limited Purpose Driver's License" - Hawaii

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About Hawaii’s
Limited Purpose Instruction Permit,
Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License and
Am I still required to provide documentary proof of Legal Name, Date of Birth and Principal Residence?
Limited Purpose Driver’s License
Yes. Acceptable documents may be found at
http://HIDLdocs.com/
or you may call or visit the county driver license office.
Do I need to present proof of legal presence?
Introduction
No. Applicants are not required to present proof of legal presence when applying for a Limited Purpose Driver’s License.
Effective January 1, 2016, a person may apply for a limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s
Do I need to present proof of a social security number?
license or limited purpose driver’s license which does not require submission of documentary proof of legal presence or proof of
No. Applicants are not required to present proof of a social security number when applying for a Limited Purpose Driver’s
a social security number.
License.
Legal presence means that a person is either a U.S. citizen or is legally authorized to be in the U.S.
How long is the (1) limited purpose driver’s instruction permit; (2) limited purpose provisional driver’s license; and
Please note that the issuance of a limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or a limited
(3) limited purpose driver’s license valid for?
purpose driver’s license is not acceptable for official federal purposes. The limited purpose instruction permit or license is only
(1) Limited purpose instruction permit: is valid for one (1) year and may be renewed for another year no more than thirty
issued as a license to drive a motor vehicle. It does not establish eligibility for employment, voter registration or public benefits.
(30) days prior to the expiration date of the limited purpose instruction permit and no later than ninety (90) days after the
expiration date of the limited purpose instruction permit .
The limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or limited purpose driver’s license is not a
(2) Limited purpose provisional driver’s license: is issued to applicants between the ages of 16 and 17 years of age in
Real ID compliant credential. Therefore, they will not be solely accepted by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to
accordance to the requirements set forth in Section 286-102.6, Hawaii Revised Statutes. A limited purpose provisional
board commercial aircraft and enter federal facilities. Additional screening/documents may be required.
driver’s license shall expire on the date of birth of the provisional licensee’s nineteenth birthday.
Applying for a Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License or Limited Purpose
(3) Limited purpose driver’s license: is valid for eight (8) years for licensees who are twenty-five (25) through seventy-one
Driver’s License
(71) years of age; is valid for four (4) years for licensees who are twenty-four(24) years of age or younger; and is valid for
two (2) years for licensees who are seventy-two (72) years of age or older.
Anyone choosing to apply for a Hawaii Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License
For all driver’s license types, medical restrictions may reduce the valid period.
or Limited Purpose Driver’s License, including U.S. citizens and foreign born applicants, must provide the required
documents for legal name, date of birth and Hawaii residency.
Will I be able to board commercial aircraft to travel using my limited purpose driver’s license?
The limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or limited purpose driver’s license is not
For further information, please visit the appropriate county website where you intend to apply for your limited purpose instruction
a Real ID compliant credential. Therefore, they will not be solely accepted by the Transportation Security Administration
permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or limited purpose driver’s license or call for further assistance.
(TSA) to board commercial aircraft and enter federal facilities. Additional screening/documents may be required.
County of Hawaii:
(808) 961-2222
City & County of Honolulu: (808) 768-9100
County of Kauai:
(808) 241-4242
County of Maui:
(808) 270-7363
In addition to the documents listed on the state’s and counties’ website for proof of legal name and date of birth what
additional documents are acceptable for a limited purpose driver’s license?
For Legal Name and Date of Birth: You may present any one (1) of the following documents that contain the
applicant’s legal name: (Note: All documents presented must be originals or certified copies.)
A valid, unexpired consular identification document issued by a consulate from the applicant’s country of citizenship;
An official school or college transcript that includes that applicant’s date of birth or a foreign school record that is
sealed and includes a photograph of the applicant at the age the record was issued;
An official school or college identification card that includes the applicant’s full name and a photograph of the
applicant at the time the identification was issued;
DHS Form I-20 (Certificate of Eligibility for Non-Immigrant Student Status) or Form DS-2019 (Certificate for
Frequently Asked Questions:
eligibility for Exchange Visitor Program);
The Limited Purpose
One of the following documents which, if in a language other than English, shall be accompanied by a certified
Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License, Driver’s License
translation or an affidavit of translation into English:
(1) Marriage license or divorce certificate;
What is a limited purpose Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License or Driver’s License?
(2) Foreign federal electoral photo card issued on or after January 1, 1991;
The limited purpose instruction permit, provisional driver’s license or driver’s license provides the means for individuals
(3) Foreign student identification card; or
that do not have the required documents to prove lawful status and/or social security number to legally drive a motor
(4) Foreign driver’s license.
vehicle.
Can the Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License or Driver’s License be used for other
For Principal residence: Present any two (2) of the following documents that contain the applicant’s name and
purposes?
address of the applicant’s principal residence within the state of Hawaii: (Note: All documents presented must be
The Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License or Driver’s License is not valid for use for official
originals or certified copies.)
Federal purposes and does not establish eligibility for employment, voter registration or public benefits.
A current Hawaii Driver’s License;
About Hawaii’s
Limited Purpose Instruction Permit,
Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License and
Am I still required to provide documentary proof of Legal Name, Date of Birth and Principal Residence?
Limited Purpose Driver’s License
Yes. Acceptable documents may be found at
http://HIDLdocs.com/
or you may call or visit the county driver license office.
Do I need to present proof of legal presence?
Introduction
No. Applicants are not required to present proof of legal presence when applying for a Limited Purpose Driver’s License.
Effective January 1, 2016, a person may apply for a limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s
Do I need to present proof of a social security number?
license or limited purpose driver’s license which does not require submission of documentary proof of legal presence or proof of
No. Applicants are not required to present proof of a social security number when applying for a Limited Purpose Driver’s
a social security number.
License.
Legal presence means that a person is either a U.S. citizen or is legally authorized to be in the U.S.
How long is the (1) limited purpose driver’s instruction permit; (2) limited purpose provisional driver’s license; and
Please note that the issuance of a limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or a limited
(3) limited purpose driver’s license valid for?
purpose driver’s license is not acceptable for official federal purposes. The limited purpose instruction permit or license is only
(1) Limited purpose instruction permit: is valid for one (1) year and may be renewed for another year no more than thirty
issued as a license to drive a motor vehicle. It does not establish eligibility for employment, voter registration or public benefits.
(30) days prior to the expiration date of the limited purpose instruction permit and no later than ninety (90) days after the
expiration date of the limited purpose instruction permit .
The limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or limited purpose driver’s license is not a
(2) Limited purpose provisional driver’s license: is issued to applicants between the ages of 16 and 17 years of age in
Real ID compliant credential. Therefore, they will not be solely accepted by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to
accordance to the requirements set forth in Section 286-102.6, Hawaii Revised Statutes. A limited purpose provisional
board commercial aircraft and enter federal facilities. Additional screening/documents may be required.
driver’s license shall expire on the date of birth of the provisional licensee’s nineteenth birthday.
Applying for a Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License or Limited Purpose
(3) Limited purpose driver’s license: is valid for eight (8) years for licensees who are twenty-five (25) through seventy-one
Driver’s License
(71) years of age; is valid for four (4) years for licensees who are twenty-four(24) years of age or younger; and is valid for
two (2) years for licensees who are seventy-two (72) years of age or older.
Anyone choosing to apply for a Hawaii Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License
For all driver’s license types, medical restrictions may reduce the valid period.
or Limited Purpose Driver’s License, including U.S. citizens and foreign born applicants, must provide the required
documents for legal name, date of birth and Hawaii residency.
Will I be able to board commercial aircraft to travel using my limited purpose driver’s license?
The limited purpose instruction permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or limited purpose driver’s license is not
For further information, please visit the appropriate county website where you intend to apply for your limited purpose instruction
a Real ID compliant credential. Therefore, they will not be solely accepted by the Transportation Security Administration
permit, limited purpose provisional driver’s license or limited purpose driver’s license or call for further assistance.
(TSA) to board commercial aircraft and enter federal facilities. Additional screening/documents may be required.
County of Hawaii:
(808) 961-2222
City & County of Honolulu: (808) 768-9100
County of Kauai:
(808) 241-4242
County of Maui:
(808) 270-7363
In addition to the documents listed on the state’s and counties’ website for proof of legal name and date of birth what
additional documents are acceptable for a limited purpose driver’s license?
For Legal Name and Date of Birth: You may present any one (1) of the following documents that contain the
applicant’s legal name: (Note: All documents presented must be originals or certified copies.)
A valid, unexpired consular identification document issued by a consulate from the applicant’s country of citizenship;
An official school or college transcript that includes that applicant’s date of birth or a foreign school record that is
sealed and includes a photograph of the applicant at the age the record was issued;
An official school or college identification card that includes the applicant’s full name and a photograph of the
applicant at the time the identification was issued;
DHS Form I-20 (Certificate of Eligibility for Non-Immigrant Student Status) or Form DS-2019 (Certificate for
Frequently Asked Questions:
eligibility for Exchange Visitor Program);
The Limited Purpose
One of the following documents which, if in a language other than English, shall be accompanied by a certified
Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License, Driver’s License
translation or an affidavit of translation into English:
(1) Marriage license or divorce certificate;
What is a limited purpose Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License or Driver’s License?
(2) Foreign federal electoral photo card issued on or after January 1, 1991;
The limited purpose instruction permit, provisional driver’s license or driver’s license provides the means for individuals
(3) Foreign student identification card; or
that do not have the required documents to prove lawful status and/or social security number to legally drive a motor
(4) Foreign driver’s license.
vehicle.
Can the Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License or Driver’s License be used for other
For Principal residence: Present any two (2) of the following documents that contain the applicant’s name and
purposes?
address of the applicant’s principal residence within the state of Hawaii: (Note: All documents presented must be
The Limited Purpose Instruction Permit, Provisional Driver’s License or Driver’s License is not valid for use for official
originals or certified copies.)
Federal purposes and does not establish eligibility for employment, voter registration or public benefits.
A current Hawaii Driver’s License;
Current vehicle registration or title;
Valid insurance statement or card (Examples: automobile, homeowners, medical, etc.)
A current voter registration card or other mail addressed to the applicant from a government or medical entity that is not
more than two (2) months old;
Current real property tax assessment form;
Utility bill that is not more than two (2) months old with applicant’s name and address;
Checking or savings account statement not more than two (2) months old;
Payroll check or payroll check stub with applicant’s name and address issued by an employer within six (6) months of
the application date;
Current mortgage account or proof of home ownership;
State of Hawaii
Current residential rental or time-share agreement for six (6) months or more;
United States income tax return, W-2 or 1099 SSA benefits form from the previous year;
Limited Purpose Instruction Permit;
Hawaii income tax return or W-2 form filed in the last two (2) years;
Limited Purpose Provisional Driver’s License; and
Letter from the Hawaii State Department of Human Services indicating the applicant is receiving welfare assistance
dated not more than 90-days old;
Limited Purpose Driver’s License
Documentation or valid identification card that the applicant is receiving State of Hawaii public assistance (health
benefits, social services program, etc.) dated not more than 90-days old;
Receipt for personal property taxes paid;
Medical card issued by a Hawaii health insurance agency;
Applicants documenting enrollment in a State or Federal address confidentiality program which allows an applicant to
obtain and use alternate addresses may use an alternate address on the card but must provide the applicant’s permanent
address for file purposes;
P.O. Box numbers are not acceptable to indicate a Hawaii principle residence address unless a number and street name
have not been assigned for United States mail delivery. An address convention used by the United States Postal
Service is acceptable;
Hawaii principal residence address affidavit, provided the spouse, parent’s, guardian’s or other’s address can be
verified and the affidavit is notarized within two (2) months of the application date. Contact your county DMV
office for further information;
Homeless applicants may use the address of their current shelter agency, or if not staying in a shelter, may use the
general delivery of the post office nearest where they spend most of their time; or
Other documents the examiner of drivers accepts as proof of Hawaii principal residence address.
My official school or college identification card does not include my date of birth, will I still be able to use this
identification card?
You will be able to use this card for proof of legal name, however, you will need to bring in another document showing your
date of birth.
Will I need to submit the required documents when I apply for my limit purpose instruction permit?
Information and Frequently Asked Questions
Yes.
If I successfully pass the road skills test will I have to resubmit the required documents to obtain the limited purpose
driver’s license (limited purpose provisional driver’s license – if applicable)?
No.
Will I be able to legally drive in another State with a Hawaii limited purpose driver’s license? Holders of the Hawaii
Limited Purpose Driver’s License should check with the Driver Licensing Agency in the state you plan to drive in.
Rev. 11/13/2019
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