Driver License and REAL ID
Driver Licenses and REAL IDs may be obtained and renewed at your local Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) location or by going to: www.maine.gov/online/bmv/dlr/
Click here for standard license requirements for more information about obtaining or renewing your regular driver’s license.
REAL ID License or State ID:
The Department of Homeland Security has extended the Real ID enforcement deadline. Enforcement will now begin on May 3, 2023!
Anyone wishing to get a Real ID-compliant license or ID can now obtain one at their local BMV office.
Click this link to learn more about what All Real ID applicants must know
Beginning May 3, 2023, those with non-REAL ID licenses will need to produce a passport or other acceptable identity document for federal purposes that require identification, such as boarding commercial aircraft and accessing secure federal facilities.
This information was summarized from Maine’s Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) website. For more information, go to: https://www.maine.gov/sos/bmv/licenses/realid.html