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Frequently Asked Questions
  • Applying for Your Nevada License
  • Preparing For Your NV Permit Test
  • Taking Your NV Permit Test
  • Preparing For Your NV Driving Exam (or Road Test)
  • Taking your NV Driving Exam (or Road Test)
  • After You Have Passed the Driving Exam (or Road Test)
  • Renewing Your NV License
  • What If I'm Moving to Nevada or Just Visiting?
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Applying for Your Nevada License
At what age can I apply for my permit in NV?
To apply for your learner's permit in NV, you have to be at least 15 1/2 years old.
What documents do I need to apply for my license if I am under the age of 18?
You will need to submit proof of your identity and your residency in Nevada, your Social Security Card and a signed DMV 002 form. If you are under 18, the financial responsibility section should be signed by your parent or legal guardian, and you should have a Minor Affidavit Sheet.
Where do I go to apply for my driver's license in NV?
When you are ready to apply for your driver's license, you should visit your local DMV office.
How can I contact the DMV office in NV?
You can contact the NV DMV office by phone or by visiting in person. You can find a list of locations near you and more contact information by visiting this website: http://www.dmvnv.com/locat.htm
Who do I need to bring with me for my permit test in NV?
If you are under 18, your parent or legal guardian should accompany you as you should be accompanied by the person who is willing to sign your financial responsibility agreement and Minor Affidavit Sheet.
Do I need to do a medical physical exam before I obtain a permit in NV?
No. You don't need a physical.
Do I need to complete a vision test before I apply?
Yes. A vision test is required when applying for a driver's license in NV.
Can I choose where I have my photo taken for my driver's license?
No. You are only allowed to have your photo taken at the DMV office.
Preparing For Your NV Permit Test
What should I use to study for my NV permit test?
You should read the most recent NV Driver's Handbook. Reading the entire NV Handbook gives you the best chance passing your NV Permit Test successfully. You can also use the questions on our website as a supplement to your research.
Where can I get a 2015 NV Driver's Manual?
For the most recent NV Driver's Handbook, you can access the manual online by visiting the NV DMV website: http://www.dmvnv.com/pdfforms/dlbook.pdf
Are there chapters of the NV Driver's Manual that I can skip reading?
The best way to prepare yourself for your permit test is to read the entire manual. There is information in the manual that will help you pass your permit test, but more importantly there is information in the manual that will help you become a better and safer driver.
What kind of questions should I expect to encounter when taking my NV Permit Test?
The questions on the NV Permit Test cover basic rules of the road. You want to know about speed limits, crossings, safe vehicle operation, blind intersections, traffic signs, parking distances, insurance requirements, odd driving conditions and other important traffic laws and rules.
How many questions do I have to answer correctly to pass my NV Permit Test?
There are 50 questions on the NV Permit Test. You will need to answer at least 40 questions correctly in order to pass.
Where do I go to take my NV Permit Test?
You will take your NV Permit Test at your local NV DMV office. You can find a list of available locations near you by visiting this website: http://www.dmvnv.com/locat.htm
Taking Your NV Permit Test
When am I eligible to apply for my NV permit?
You must be at least 15 1/2 years old to apply.
What documents do I need to bring with me to take my permit test?
You will need to submit proof of your identity and your residency in Nevada, your Social Security Card and a signed DMV 002 form. If you are under 18, the financial responsibility section should be signed by your parent or legal guardian, and you should have a Minor Affidavit Sheet.
How much is the permit test?
The NV Permit Test cost $25. Fortunately, this fee includes the written and road test.
Do I have to bring my parents with me when I take my permit test?
If you are under 18, your parent or legal guardian should accompany you as you should be accompanied by the person who is willing to sign your financial responsibility agreement and Minor Affidavit Sheet.
How many questions are on the NV permit test?
Typically, the permit test includes 50 questions.
How many questions do I need to answer correctly in order to pass?
There are 50 questions on the NV Permit Test. You will need to answer at least 40 questions correctly in order to pass.
What are common mistakes applicants make on the NV permit test?
The biggest common error is rushing through the questions. During your permit test remember to relax, take your time and answer the questions thoughtfully.
Is the NV permit test open book?
No. The NV permit test is not an open book test. Under no circumstances are you allowed to use your NV Driver's Handbook or any other study guides during the exam.
Do I have to pass a drug test before obtaining my NV learner's permit?
No. You do not have to take a drug test in order to obtain your NV Permit.
What happens if I don't pass my written test?
Test takers may fail the NV Permit Test for many reasons. A test taker may not have studied thoroughly or he or she may have been too anxious or too nervous to concentrate on the exam. If you fail the NV Permit Test, you will not receive your permit. You will be able to retake the test as early as the next business day. There is no limit. You will simply need to pay a $10 fee each retest. Do not rush retaking the NJ Permit Test if you have failed. Reread the NJ Driver's Manual and study thoroughly before you retake the NJ Permit Test.
Preparing For Your NV Driving Exam (or Road Test)
What happens after I pass my permit test?
After you have passed your permit test, you will receive a temporary paper permit that you will use until your actual permit arrives in the mail. You will need to complete 50 hours of behind-the-wheel training with a license driver who is 21 years old or older before you can schedule your NV Driving Exam. Remember whenever you are behind the wheel, driving, you should be accompanied by a licensed driver who is 21 years old or older.
What skills should I develop and cultivate for my NV road test?
For your NV road test you should know how to handle a vehicle safely. You should know how to pull off smoothly, back up safely, accelerate and brake steadily, drive on the freeway, drive through intersections, change lanes and many more basic rules of the road.
Do I need to learn how to parallel park for the NV Driving Exam?
Yes. You will have to parallel park for your NV Driving Exam so you should learn how to do this maneuver.
Where can I go to practice driving?
You may practice anywhere as long as you are accompanied by a licensed driver who is 21 years old or older. Generally, you want to practice on familiar streets before you try new and less familiar areas. If you're interested in driving schools, there are plenty available. Just make sure those schools offer behind the wheel training.
What is the road test like?
Experiences of the road test will differ depending on your mood, personality, etc. You should expect the driving exam to test your ability to drive safely, accurately and efficiently.
Is the road test difficult?
The driving exam or road test is most difficult for those who are not prepared. It may also be difficult if you are nervous or anxious on the test day. Try to remain calm, remember what you have learned and apply the knowledge you have learned.
Is there anything I should avoid doing the night before my road test?
The night before your road test, you should avoid staying up late, neglecting a last minute study session, partying and forgetting to check out your testing car.
How do I schedule a driving exam?
Yes. Visit this website to schedule your NV Driving Exam: https://dmvapp.nv.gov/DMV/DL/DriveTestSchedulerPublic/DriveTest_Avail.htm.
Where do I go to take my NV road test?
Once you have scheduled your NV Driving Exam online (on this website https://dmvapp.nv.gov/DMV/DL/DriveTestSchedulerPublic/DriveTest_Avail.htm.) you will be told of your location.
What standards must the vehicle I choose for my road test meet?
You must supply your own car for your driving test. The vehicle must be in good working condition and safe to drive. Before you begin your test, the examiner will check that your car has two license plates, working brake lights, good tires, an emergency parking brake, front signal and back signal lights that are working, two rear view mirrors and a windshield without cracks.
Taking your NV Driving Exam (or Road Test)
Who can accompany me to my NV Driving Exam?
If you are under 18, your parent or legal guardian should accompany you as they will need to sign a Financial Responsibility Statement and Minor Affidavit Sheet. If your parent or legal guardian is unable to accompany you, a licensed driver who is 21 years old or older may accompany you instead. In this instance, remember to bring a notarized Minor Affidavit Sheet and a financial responsibility agreement.
What documents should I bring with me when I go to take my NV Driving Exam?
You will need to bring your NV instructional permit, your proof of your identity, a completed form DLD-130 (Beginning Driver Experience Log) and if you are under 18 a Driver's Education Certificate of Completion or high school report card.
What tips should I know to pass my NV road test?
To pass your NV road test, you must demonstrate to the examiner that you can drive safely and effectively. The examiner will pay close attention to whether you watched for pedestrians, judged the traffic and used your mirrors. During your driving exam, make sure you always signal when merging into traffic, do not drive too quickly or too slowly and stay in control of the vehicle. Remember to buckle up, adjust your mirrors when you get into the car, look into the mirror and over your shoulder before merging into traffic, keep both hands on the steering wheel and stop appropriately behind crosswalk lines.
What will I have to do on my NV road test?
You must demonstrate to the examiner that you know how to drive safely and effectively. You will show the examiner that you know how to control your vehicle while you are backing up, driving through intersections, making left and right changes and driving through residential and business neighborhoods.
Can I have anyone in the car with me during my NV road test?
The only persons allowed in the vehicle during your road test is yourself and the examiner.
Do I have to learn how to parallel park for my NV Driving Exam?
Yes. You will have to parallel park for your NV Driving Exam so you should learn how to do this maneuver.
Can I retake the driving exam if I fail?
Yes. You can retake the NV driving exam.
What happens if I fail my NV Driving Exam?
If you fail your NV Driving Exam, you will not receive your license. You will be able to retake the NV Driving Exam. When you will be able to retake the NV Driving Exam depends on your examiner. If you fail your NV Driving Exam initially, don't rush retaking your exam. Pay attention to what your examiner has identified as your weakness and work upon strengthening your weaknesses. You will need to pay a $10 fee for each retest.
After You Have Passed the Driving Exam (or Road Test)
What happens after I pass my NV road test?
Once you have passed your NV Driving Exam, you will receive a temporary license, which you will be able to use until you receive your license, which typically arrives within ten days.
If I'm under 18, are there any limits to my driver's license?
Yes. If you are under 18, you will not be allowed to have passengers who are younger than 18 in the car with you. You will not be able to drive between 10 PM and 5 AM unless you are traveling to or from work. Additionally, your parents will be able to request for your license to be cancelled.
Do I need to have car insurance?
Yes. Nevada requires that you carry car insurance.
What do I need in order to apply for car insurance?
Typically, when you apply for car insurance you will need to submit documents proving your identity, information detailing your driving record and information about the vehicle that you wish to insurance.
How much does car insurance cost?
The cost of car insurance varies depending on various factors like your age, how many people will be on your policy, what type of car you will drive, your driving record and the insurance company you choose.
Renewing Your NV License
How do I renew my NV Driver's License?
You may be able to renew your license in person, by mail or in a kiosk. In some cases, you may be eligible to renew your license online if you have received the Driver License Renew By Mail Application.
Do I need to take the written test again when I renew my NV license?
If your license has been revoked or suspended it is possible that you will need to retake the NV Written Test.
What If I'm Moving to Nevada or Just Visiting?
If I am moving to NV from another state, do I need to pass a NV driving test?
No. You will not need to pass the NV Driving Exam when you move to Nevada from another state. You will need to replace your out-of-state license with a NV Driver's License within thirty days.
Will my out-of-state permit be accepted in Nevada?
Yes. Nevada will recognize your out-of-state learner's permit as long as it is still valid.
How long can I drive in NV with my out-of-state license if I am a visitor?
You may drive in Nevada with your out-of-state license for as long as you like as long as it is valid and as long as you do not become a Nevada resident.
Am I able to drive in NV with my out-of-country driver's license?
You are allowed to drive in Nevada with your out-of-country license for as long as it is valid and you do not become a U.S. citizen. If the license expires you will have to obtain a NV Driver's License.Question Category