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Frequently Asked Questions - Applying For Your Louisiana Driver's License

Absolutely. You can contact your local OMV office by calling this number 225-925-6146 or by visiting in person. You can find a list of available locations near you by visiting this website:$parish?openview
If you are under 18, your parent or legal guardian should accompany you to your LA Written Test.
Yes. You do have to complete a vision test in order to get your LA license.
You must take your LA Driver's license photo at your local OMV office. When you take your photo, you should make sure that you wear what you would wear normally. It's extremely important that your face is clearly shown and recognizable. Look straight at the camera and do not smile, as a resting face is easier to identify.
When you apply for your learner's permit, you should bring your birth certificate, two forms of identification, your Social Security Number and a certificate for a Driver's Education course.
You are able to apply at any local OMV office. You can find a list of available locations by visiting this website:$parish?openview
In LA, the minimum age requirement to begin the licensing process is 15 years old. If you are 17, you can skip obtaining a learner's permit.