Utah Department of Public Safety

Driver License Division - Identification Cards FAQ


What information do I need for an ID Card?

Please refer to our Documentation Needed page for documentation needed to obtain a Utah State Identification Card.  There is an $18.00 charge for an ID card. (An out-of-state ID is not acceptable proof of identification.)

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Do I have to have a social security card to apply for a first time Utah ID?

Yes.

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Does an Identification Card ever expire?

Yes; the ID Card expires five years following issuance of the card.

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Can anyone get an ID?

Yes; however, If you are under the age of 16, a parent or legal guardian must accompany you to obtain an ID so they can sign the application.

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Do I have to take a test to obtain an ID?

No.

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What if I lost my Utah ID card?

For a duplicate ID, you must appear at a driver license office and present original or copies certified by the issuing agency showing evidence of identity, legal/lawful presence, full social security number, two proofs of Utah residence, if it is different than the address on your current Utah record, and evidence of name change, if applicable.  The fee is $18.00 and will be valid for 5 years.

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[Last Update - Monday, 29-Jul-2013 13:38:12 MDT]