Anyone who operates a motor vehicle on the public roads in Idaho is required to have a valid driver’s license.
Students attending a college or university in Idaho and members of the U.S. Military on active duty and their dependents who hold a valid drivers license from another state or country and who claim residency in that state or country, are not required to obtain an Idaho driver’s license.
Documents Required for Licensing
If you are a new applicant for a driver’s license, instruction permit, identity card, or driver training permit, you are required to provide the following documents:
Driver Training Completion
Foreign Drivers License (if applicable)
Liability Signer if under 18
Non-Idaho Driver’s License or I.D. Cards
Proof of Age and Identity
Proof of Idaho Residency
Social Security Card
Verification of School Compliance (VOC) if under 18