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How do you get a Hardship License?

Also known as a Minor Restricted Driver License, this license is available to you if you meet all the requirements:

  • Below the age of 18 and at least 15 years old
  • You must complete and pass the driver education course, vision test, knowledge test, and driving test
  • Pass the vision, knowledge, and driving tests

You also need to prove one of the following:

  • An unusual economic hardship on the family of the minor
  • A death-related emergency
  • Sickness or illness or disability of family members
  • Enrollment in a Vocational Education Program

Bring all the normal forms for your license, a legal guardian, and the DL-77 form.

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