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

Yes. Vision tests are required. To pass, you must have 20/40 vision or better.
You have your driver's license photo taken at the DMV office. When you take your photo, you should make sure that you wear what you would normally wear, and it's important that your face is recognizable.
You can apply for your VA license at your local VA DMV office. You can find more information about available locations near you by visiting this website:
First step is passing the knowledge test and receiving your learner's permit.
In VA, you have to be at least 15 1/2 years old to apply for a Learner's Permit.
Typically, you will need to bring proof of your identity, proof of your legal presence in the United States and proof of your residency in Virginia. If you have been issued a Social Security Number you will have to provide proof of that as well. The VA DMV website has more information about what documents you should bring with you. Visit here
You can contact your local Virginia DMV by calling this number (804)-497-7100.
No. You do not have to get a physical in order to get a VA permit.