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You may renew your license by mail (if a renewal card is received and states you're eligible to renew by mail) or on the Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles online services website (GoRenew.com) one time if you have not renewed online previously.
If renewing by mail, the Manatee County Tax Collector's office does not process driver license renewals by mail. You must mail the renewal form to:
Otherwise, you must come in to an office. (Not all customers are eligible to renew by mail or online.) View our driver license and ID card publication for specific information and documents you will need to bring with you to renew your driver license.
If you renewed at GoRenew.com but have not received your new license yet, check with your mail carrier or the U.S. postal service to ensure there has not been a problem with your mail delivery. If you ordered via GoRenew.com, it takes a minimum of 7 to 10 business days to receive – that’s a full two weeks. The state cannot remail to you until 30 days have passed.
If it has been 30 days, contact the state through their customer service page. Complete the online form and provide your full legal name, complete address, date of birth, driver license number, and a short note related to your inquiry. After receiving your information, a research of your inquiry will be done and the state will advise you.