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To get a copy of your VA driving records, you can do so online, by visiting a VA DMV customer service center, or by writing to the DMV.

At the moment, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles offers the following types of driving records:

5-Year HistoryIssued primarily for insurance purposes$8.00 fee
7-Year HistoryIssued for employment purposes$8.00 fee
11-Year HistoryIssued if the purpose was not specified$8.00 fee

If you need a certified copy of your record, it will require an additional charge of $5.00.

If you'd like to apply by mail, simply submit a written request (including your full name, mailing address, social security number, payment for $8, and the reason for requesting your record) to the following address:

Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles
Attention: Vehicle (Driver) Records Work Center
P. O. Box 27412
Richmond, VA 23269

To find out more about requesting your driver or vehicle record, you can visit the VA DMV website for driver/vehicle record request.

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