Internet Explorer 6 and 7 users, please note:

Our online services support modern browsers, including Internet Explorer 8 and up, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Apples's Apple Safari.

Your detected browser may interfere with the site's functionalty.

Printing Information

Non-certified driving records ordered online are available in PDF file format.

Payment Information

The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles accepts cash, money orders, personal checks and American Express, Visa, MasterCard and Discover credit and debit cards at all NCDMV office locations.

DMV Customer Service

To contact DMV customer service, call 919-715-7000 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Order Your
Personalized & Certified
Driving Record!
Start a Driving Record Request

Using the Division of Motor Vehicle's Online Driving Record Request tool, North Carolina citizens can purchase a copy of their official driving record – a true representation of the driver's history as it appears in the official DMV records.

The driving record contains pertinent information about the license holder, including:

  • Name, address and driver license number
  • Driver license status (i.e., valid, expired, suspended, etc.)
  • Expiration date
  • Convictions
  • Driver control actions (i.e., failure to yield, failure to give right-of-way, etc.)
  • Traffic wrecks

Note: The information on a driving record is subject to change due to convictions, license suspensions, revocations or cancellations. Pending charges do not appear on a record.

Two types of records are available:

  • Certified records, which cost $14 and are primarily for official use by government agencies as well as federal, state and local courts
  • Non-certified records, which cost $10 and are provided for general purposes, such as for use by insurance companies and prospective employers or for a driver’s personal records

To order online, the license holder and the requestor (if different) must have a valid North Carolina driver license or ID card. Any entity may request the driving record of an individual for a valid reason under the Driver Privacy Protection Act.

For each request, the following information about the license holder is needed:

  • First and Last Name
  • Date of birth
  • North Carolina driver license or ID card number
  • Social Security number, Individual Taxpayer Identification number or U.S. Visa number

Online driver record requests are not available to drivers whose license was issued before January 2000. Please visit a licensing agency or send your request by postal mail.

Order Your
Personalized & Certified
Driving Record!
Start a Driving Record Request