State Driving Laws in Ohio


Ohio

Specific rules for older drivers

  • None.

Standard driver's license renewal

  • License renewed: Every 4 years.
  • Renewal conditions: In person, or by mail if out of state.
  • Vision test: Yes.
  • Written test: No, unless the Bureau of Motor Vehicles has good cause to believe that the driver is incompetent or incapable of safely operating a vehicle. Good cause may be considered if a request for recertification is received from a law enforcement agency or court, medical personnel, a relative, friend, neighbor, or other community member.
  • Road test: No, unless the Bureau of Motor Vehicles has good cause to believe that the driver is incompetent or incapable of safely operating a vehicle. Good cause may be considered if a request for recertification is received from a law enforcement agency or court, medical personnel, a relative, friend, neighbor, or other community member.

For more information

Ohio Department of Public Safety
Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles
PO Box 16520
Columbus, OH 43216-6520
614-752-7500
http://bmv.ohio.gov

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