If you carefully read the privilege form, you will see that everything you need is referenced on the form. For example, you will need to have proof that you had your substance abuse evaluation. If you need to drive outside of the standard hours, or if you are self-employed, then you will need to have proof of the hours that you need the permit to cover. You need to satisfy the judge that you do not have any pending DWI charges or that your license is not revoked for some other reason. As a result, some judges require that you have a current copy of your driving record and other proof that you have no pending charges or revocations. If you blew a 0.15 or higher, you will also need to have proof that you have had the interlock installed. Also, please note that your DL-123 is only good for 30 days, so if your DL-123 is more than 30 days old, it will not be accepted. Once you have everything together, you will have to get a judge to sign the privilege. The Clerks at the courthouse and the DA's office will not help you in any way with this, so you should consider hiring an attorney to help you get the privilege issued. It will go a lot smoother with an attorney. People that try to get a limited privilege issued on their own frequently get frustrated with the process. I have seen people submit their documents to the judge, only to have the judge hand it back and say that the judge cannot sign it. When the person asks the judge why not, the judge says something like "I cannot tell you because I cannot give you legal advice."
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That depends on what level of DWI you received and what the judge ordered. Most likely, you will need an alcohol assessment in addition to the DL-123. If you blew .15 BAC or higher, then you will also need an ignition interlock. The clerk will charge you $100.00 to process the limited privilege. The limited privilege itself will need to be completed correctly and submitted to the court for signature with all accompanying paperwork. You really need a lawyer to have all of this done properly.
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