Not a Manatee County resident? Effective 7/24/17, Out-of-County residents can only be served at our Driver License Office, located at 904 301 Blvd W, Bradenton. An appointment is required. Visit taxcollector.com to schedule an appointment. Out-of-County residents must select the “Non-Manatee County Resident DL/ID Card Transaction” Service in order to be served. Testing services (e.g. road testing, written exams) are provided for Manatee County residents only.
Please read our CDL_Classifications Customer Information Publication for specific requirements.
The following are required before visiting our Driver License Office (DLO) to take your Written Exams for an Air Brake Endorsement:
- Schedule an appointment online.
- Complete a Driver License Application, and bring the completed application to your appointment.
- For a complete list of acceptable identity documents, visit www.flhsmv.gov/driver-licenses-id-cards/what-to-bring
Note: Exams must be started before 4:00 PM at the latest and be completed by 4:50 PM.