Things you will need to renew your driver's license:
1. Document(s) showing proof of your physical address in Maine;
2. Document(s) proving you are a US Citizen or are in the country legally (Legal Presence);
3. You may be required to have an eye test;
4. If your social security number is not on file with the Secretary of State, you must provide your social security number. If you believe you do not qualify for a social security number, you must present an unexpired immigration document, such as an I-94, or a written statement from the Social Security Administration to help us determine your
Note: If you would like to obtain a REAL ID when you renew, you will be required to provide additional information.
You may be eligible to renew your driver's license online.
Acceptable forms of payment for fees are: Cash, Check (Made out to the Secretary of State), Money Order, Visa, MasterCard or Discover.
For more information, please refer to the frequently asked questions (FAQ's).
Social Security Number Disclosure Statement
According to the Federal Privacy Act of 1974, Section 7(b). Disclosure of your social security number is mandatory and is required by 29-A MRSA Section 1301(6) to apply for or renew a driver's license or non-driver identification card. Your social security number will be used solely for identification purposes and will be kept confidential.
Organ and Tissue Donation
You may agree to organ and tissue donation at the time of your renewal. Your wish to be an organ and tissue donor will then be clearly marked on the front of your license with a small red heart. For more information on organ and tissue donation, please visit our website or you may call the Maine Transplant Program (207)-871-2000, the National Kidney Foundation of Maine (207) 772-7270, or the New England Organ Donor Bank 1-800-446-6362. It is important to talk with your family about your wishes.