A. You may renew your driver’s license 180 days in advance of the date of expiration. Please take your driver’s license proof of residency
and proof of insurance for any vehicle you own to a local Office of Motor Vehicles
All applicants renewing a Class D and E license are required to pass the vision test. If your picture license has been lost, you must submit proper documents for a duplicate license
. If you renew on time or within 10 calendar days after your birthday no penalty is due. After ten days, a penalty is due. No exceptions.
NOTE: If your license expires, you can be subject to a traffic citation.
Acceptable methods of payment
are as follows:
Credit cards, debit cards, money orders. A transaction fee will be assessed for payments made with a credit/debit card as indicated below:
Credit/Debit - $1.25 plus 1% of transaction total
Class E - $32.25
Class D - $54.75 ($66.00 Orleans Parish)
$15.00 Late Fee is due if the license is expired more than 10 calendar days.
A local fee may apply which will not exceed $6.