Washington Learner's Permit

Washington Learner's Permit

How to get your Washington Learner's permit


Before you can apply for your Washington learner's permit you will first have to follow a few guidelines.

  • If you're enrolled in a driver's education class, you can get an instruction permit when you're 15 if you apply for the permit no more than 10 days before the class starts.
  • If you're not enrolled in a driver's education class, you can get a permit when you are 151/2 or older if you pass the knowledge test.

How to apply for a Washington Learner's Permit:

Visit a driver licensing office and bring the following with you:

  • Proof of identity.
  • Payment for the fee.
  • If you're under 18, a completed Parental Authorization Affidavit. Your parents must provide proof of their identity and relationship to you.
  • If you're enrolled in a driver's education class, the signed application from your driving school instructor.
  • Pass a vision screening, which includes color recognition.

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