Florida law requires you to obtain a Florida driver license within 30 days after moving here and becoming employed or enrolling your children in public school.
For additional information on transferring your out-of-state license to Florida, view our Out-of-State Driver License Transfer publication.
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.