I know that the laws in Florida have recently changed. I'm needing to know how to get a drivers license as an immigrant

Asked over 1 year ago - Orlando, FL

I know the laws on immigrants in Florida have changed in the last couple of years. I am needing to know what paperwork / identification is required to get a drivers license as an immigrant in the state of Florida and how someone would go about obtaining the needed paperwork to obtain their license.

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  1. Danny Garmo

    Contributor Level 13


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    Answered . Go to the website of the bureau of motor vehicles in Florida.

    Garmo Law Group, PLLC (Michigan) 248-626-0050. This advice is only general in nature and does not constitute an... more
  2. Robert Louis Brown


    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . I concur with my colleague.


  3. Jeffrey Adam Devore

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . In order to obtain a drivers license in Florida you must establish that you are lawfully present in the United States. What documents will be required will depend on your current immigration status.

    While this answer is provided by a Florida Bar Certified Expert in Immigration and Nationality Law, it is for... more
  4. J. Thomas Smith Ph.D.


    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . The following link provides complete information: http://www.dmvflorida.org/drivers-license-ident...

    Law Offices of J Thomas Smith J.D., Ph.D 11500 Northwest Freeway, Suite 280 Houston, TX 77092 713-LAWYER-2 www.... more

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