Check the status of a driver license

Enter a Washington card* number:

Not case sensitive

*You can check the status on these cards:

  • Driver license
  • Instruction permit
  • ID card
  • Motorcycle endorsement or permit
  • Commercial driver license (CDL)
  • Commercial driver instruction permit

What information is provided?

This is a simple search and the result will only show as a:

  • Yes - meaning it's current.
  • No - meaning it's expired, suspended, revoked, cancelled, denied or the driver never had one.

What information isn't provided?

  • Personal or private information.
  • Driving records. To find out about collisions, violations, convictions, or license suspensions, you'll need to purchase a driving record - Fees apply.
  • License reinstatement status. Use our Learn how to reinstate your license application - it's free.