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These practice tests are good for the permit test, driver’s license test and the senior citizens’ refresher test. The written part of those tests at all West Virginia DMV locations is the same.

West Virginia Driver’s License & Permit FAQ

How Can I Apply for my WV Driver’s License? Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What age should I be in order to apply for a learner’s permit in West Virginia?

    You should be at least 15 years old before applying for your West Virginia permit.
  • What documents do I need when I go to apply for my license in West Virginia?

    You will need the following:
    • One Proof of Identity
    • Proof of Social Security Number
    • 2 Proofs of Residency
    • School Eligibility Form (if under 18)
  • Where do I go to apply for a driver’s license in West Virginia?

    Apply for your license at DMV office. Click here for a list of locations with directions and information.
  • How can I contact my nearest West Virginia DMV office?

    You can contact your nearest DMV office directly. Here’s a list of DMV office locations.
  • Who should bring me for my knowledge test in West Virginia?

    A parent or guardian must bring applicants who are under age 18.
  • Does West Virginia require that I get a physical in order to get a license?

  • Will I need a vision test when I go for my West Virginia driver’s license?

    Yes, you are required to take a vision test.
  • Where do I go to get my driver’s license picture taken?

    Your picture will be taken at the DMV office.
  • What’s the next step after I apply for my West Virginia permit?

    You must hold your permit for at least 6 months. During that time, you must get at least 50 hours of behind the wheel training or complete drivers education. If over 18, you must hold your instruction permit for at least 30 days.
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