DMV Permit Requirements

To obtain a NC permit the DMV requires:

  • That the student be at least 15 years old

  • That the student has completed a NC approved Drivers Education Course that meets NC requirements

  • A Driver Education Certificate from the Driver Education Instructor

  • A Driver Eligibility Certificate issued by the students school

  • An Original or Certified copy of the students Birth Certificate, NC ID Card, Social Security Card or Green Card, is required for identification and proof of age

  • A Supervising Driver (must have been licensed for at least 5 years, must be a Parent, Grandparent, Legal Guardian, or other adult approved by the Parent or Legal Guardian)