Starting Jan. 1, 2022, you can add any of three optional designations to your Washington driver license or identification card. Voluntary designations may alert law enforcement and first responders to certain conditions.
Starting Jan. 1, 2022, you can choose to renew your Washington state driver license or identification card for 8 years or stick with a 6-year renewal term.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, more automatic extensions have been put in place for Washington state driver licenses expiring between March 1 and Sept. 30, 2020.
Expiring Washington state driver licenses and commercial driver licenses have been granted extensions amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Enforcement of the federal REAL ID Act has been postponed due to the coronavirus, meaning residents seeking enhanced licenses and IDs will have more time.