NEW SECURE CARDS - NEW SECURE PROCESS

Maryland Protected, Maryland Proud - New License and ID Card

Photos of the Maryland license with SAFE, SECURE and PROTECTED next to them

​​* If your current license or ID is valid and not up for renewal, there is nothing you need to do until it’s time to renew.


NEW SECURE CARDS - NEW SECURE PROCESS

  • Totally redesigned driver’s license, learner’s permit and identification (ID) card to help protect against identity theft and counterfeiting.

  • Starting Monday, July 11, 2016, the MVA will issue all driver’s licenses, learner’s permits, and identification (ID) cards through the U.S. mail, to replace the bullet indicating starting of June 20, 2016.

  • You will not receive your new card during your visit. New cards are printed and mailed from a high-security MVA facility.

  • Customers receive their new cards in the mail within 4-7 business days.

  • Make sure MVA has your correct address.

  • Plan ahead. Give yourself enough time to receive your new card in the mail.
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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Frequently Asked Questions
pdf document New Secure Card Features
pdf document Brochure
pdf document Brochure (Spanish ​Version)
pdf document Card Visuals
  Change of Address
Renew Online
Press Release
In the News
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