The Tax Collector of Indian River County provides full driver license services (including computer testing and road tests). As an agent for the State of Florida’s Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, the Tax Collector must follow the procedures set forth in the Florida State Statutes and Administrative Rules
As of January 1, 2010 Florida law requires more proof of a driver’s identity. The new rules are part of the Federal Real ID Act of 2005 by Congress out of concern for the security of our nation.
Those wishing to obtain a new license, legally change their name, or immediately replace a lost or stolen license or ID card are required to visit a driver license office and show proof of; identification, social security number, legal name changes, and proof of residential address.
Customers must visit an office for first time applications, name changes, renewals (if your last renewal was processed online or by mail).
Requirements for Florida Driver License and ID cards:
If your driver license or ID card is lost, stolen, or destroyed, you can apply for a replacement at any of our offices.
If your license or ID was stolen, you can obtain a no-fee replacement by submitting a police report.