Driving Test

Driving Test applicants must be at-least 16 years of age by the time of test appointment

TPST Driving Test

Third Party Skills Testing (TPST) locations are driving schools authorized by TxDPS to administer the driving test. These locations will have less wait times and can tested from one day to the next.

DPS Driving Test

Taking the driving test with DPS will require you to make an appointment at-least 60 days in advance. If you are in a rush to get your license you can get it done faster by doing the TPST route.

Required documents based on your category:

Applicants who completed a:

Teen Drivers Ed course

(ages 16 – 17)

Look on the back of your driving permit to see when your six months is over. You are allowed to test anytime after this date.

This certificate is issued by DrivingQuest if you completed our parent taught course. If you completed your 14 hours of behind-the-wheel training with a driving school then you would obtain it through the driving school.

This certificate is emailed to you after completing the online ITTD Course. Click Here to take this course.

If you do not have it you may download it here

Every insurance card is different. Please make sure insurance is active and not expired. Students name does not have to be on policy.

Applicants who completed an:

Adult Drivers Ed course

(ages 18 – 24)

This restricted license is given to you by the DPS office once you submit your 6 Hour Adult Driver Education certificate.

This certificate is emailed to you after completing the online ITYD Course. Click Here to take this course

Every insurance card is different. Please make sure insurance is active and not expired. Students name does not have to be on policy.

Applicants who are:

25 and older

(No Drivers Ed required)

This temporary restricted license is issued by the drivers license office upon completion of the Road Rules and Road Signs exam. This exam is taken at DPS or through an Adult Drivers Ed program.

This certificate is emailed to you after completing the online ITYD Course. Click Here to take this course.

Every insurance card is different. Please make sure insurance is active and not expired. Students name does not have to be on policy.