October 15–21 is National Teen Driver Safety Week

DHSMV promotes occupant protection for teens with We Arrive Alive campaign TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) joins the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in recognizing National Teen Driver Safety Week from October 15 to 21 to remind teens, and those in the car with them, to buckle […]

New Florida driver license and ID card expanding statewide

More than 200 service centers throughout the state to begin offering Florida’s new, more secure credential TALLAHASSEE — This month, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) expands its issuance of a new, more secure Florida driver license and ID card. Through December, DHSMV will add the more than 200 remaining service […]

DHSMV implements fee waivers for those impacted by Hurricane Irma

DHSMV offers delinquent and replacement fee waivers for those impacted by the storm TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is waiving certain driver license and motor vehicle service fees for individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. “Many Floridians have felt the effect of Hurricane Irma and DHSMV understands the impacts […]

As children go back to school focus on child safety

DHSMV’s Child Safety Awareness campaign reminds motorists to protect Florida’s most precious cargo TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) recognizes August as Child Safety Awareness Month and is reminding motorists to focus on child safety on Florida roads. Preliminarily in 2016, there were 134,790 children under the age […]

DHSMV releases new design of the Florida Panthers’ specialty license plate

Newly redesigned Florida Panthers specialty license plates will be available statewide August 9 TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is pleased to announce the release of the newly redesigned Florida Panthers specialty license plate. The redesigned plate is being delivered to the department’s locations and tax collector offices statewide […]