If you've never had a Washington ID, instruction permit or license, start the process by pre-applying online for your first license, instruction permit or ID card at www.dol.wa.gov click on Join now! It takes about 15 minutes to complete the application and receive your "confirmation code".
If you already have a Washington ID or instruction permit you are eligible to take the written test. Call to schedule an appointment. Bring your ID/Instruction Permit (must bring photo ID) and $30. Come prepared by studying the Drivers Guide.
If you have already passed the written test (within the past 24 months), call (206) 458-2404 to schedule your driving test. Next, come prepared by having visited the Department of License website (see our resources page and click on Driving Test and What to Expect Videos).
On the day of your test, be prepared to show proof of identity, current proof of insurance and the vehicle must be in good street legal condition. Don't have a car? For an additional fee, you can schedule to use our car. Cost: $35 in your car $55 in our car.