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Renewing a PA Drivers License

  • Pennsylvania drivers license are valid for four years. When it comes time to renew your license, PennDOT will automatically send an "Invitation to Renew" (DL60A/DL60R) three months before your license expires. Individuals age 65 or older have the option of renewing their license every two years, instead of standard four years.

    Non-commercial drivers can renew online, providing there are no corrections or changes.

    Step-by-Step Instructions to Renewing your license:

    1. Receive an Invitation to Renew (DL60A/DL60R) or obtain Form DL-143.
    2. Return completed application with a check or money order made payable to PennDOT in the amount indicated on the form.
    3. A camera card will be mailed, and you should receive it within seven to ten working days after form is processed.
    4. Once you receive your camera card, you will need to take it along with your Social Security card and appropriate identification to any Photo Center to receive new digitized driver's license.

    The following are not eligible to renew via the Internet:

    • Any Commercial Drivers License
    • Any license that is not currently valid (expired 6 months or more)
    • Any license where the information on file is not current
    • Any Valid without Photo Driver's License

    You can find out more about drivers license renewals on the PennDOT website.

    Note: This article was accurate when it was published. Please confirm all details directly with the PennDOT. You can visit the PennDOT website or call the relevant PennDOT Call Center.

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