State Driving Laws in Maine


Specific rules for older drivers

  • A vision test is required at each renewal for age 62 and older.
  • Those 65 and older must renew every four years.

Standard driver's license renewal

  • License renewed: Every 4 years for those age 65 and older; every 6 years for those under age 65.
  • Renewal conditions: Mail in or in person.
  • Vision test: Vision test is required at each renewal for those age 62 and older. (At the first renewal after age 40, a vision test is required, then at every second renewal until age 62.)
  • Written test: No.
  • Road test: No.

For more information

Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles
State House Station 29
Augusta, ME 04333-0029

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