State ID

Forms and Fees

  • You need to complete and sign the License/ID/Permit Application
  • Refer to the third page of the License/ID/Permit Application for a list of documents needed to perform this transaction.
  • Costs are listed in the DMV State ID Fee Table

Things to Know

  • You must be a Rhode Island resident.
  • You can not have a valid license in Rhode Island or any other state.
  • If you are 59 years of age or older, there is no cost.
  • You must list your Social Security Number on the application, or a letter issued by the Social Security Administration stating the applicant is not eligible to receive a Social Security Number. If you do not know your number, please contact the Social Security Administration.
  • Checks are not accepted for State Identification Cards.

Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN): The Rhode Island DMV does not accept an ITIN as a form of identity. You must have a valid social security number or an acceptable denial letter from Social Security with an acceptable visa code.