State Driving Laws in Tennessee


Specific rules for older drivers

  • Renewal fees are reduced for drivers 60 and older who wish to obtain a driver's license with no photo.

Standard driver's license renewal

  • License renewed: Every 5 years.
  • Renewal conditions: In person or online every other cycle for those under age 60. Licenses issued to those 60 and older may be nonphoto licenses and can be obtained by mail or Internet every cycle.
  • Vision test: No.
  • Written test: No.
  • Road test: No.

For more information

Tennessee Department of Safety
Driver License Issuance
1150 Foster Avenue
Nashville, TN 37243
615-253-5221 or 866-849-3548

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