The Tax Collector of Indian River County provides full driver license services (including computer testing and road tests). As an agent for the State of Florida’s Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, the Tax Collector must follow the procedures set forth in the Florida State Statutes and Administrative Rules
As of January 1, 2010 Florida law requires more proof of a driver’s identity. The new rules are part of the Federal Real ID Act of 2005 by Congress out of concern for the security of our nation.
Those wishing to obtain a new license, legally change their name, or immediately replace a lost or stolen license or ID card are required to visit a driver license office and show proof of; identification, social security number, legal name changes, and proof of residential address.
Customers must visit an office with the required documents if:
Learn what to bring and save a second trip by creating a personalized checklist online at https://www.flhsmv.gov/WhatToBring
If your driver license or ID card is lost, stolen, or destroyed, you should apply for a replacement immediately.
The fee to replace lost or destroyed license or ID is $31.25.
However, stolen licenses or IDs are replaced at no charge when submitted with a police report that includes a case number on a law enforcement business card.
Appointments are required for Driver License tests (including Learner's Permit, Driving and CDL (Commercial computer testing). Tests for Indian River County may be scheduled through our appointment system here or by calling our office at (772) 226-1338.
For more information on Florida Driver License, please access the State of Florida's Driver License & ID cards information website.