California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV): How can I renew my California permit?

A simple guide for solving this common California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV) problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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If your permit has expired, you must start again. This means resubmitting documents, paying the application fee, and taking the required tests.

If you are under 18 years of age, you will need your parents' or guardians' signature on the application form.
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Author: BenF • January 29th, 2016

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV) customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV): How can I renew my California permit?; We paid for auto registration and have not received the registration; Turned in lease , getting paper to renew it; I haven't received my renewed registration and tag. I paid by mail. Now my tag is expired.; out of country drivers license equivalents; Can you use a rental car for the driving test?... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 1 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 21 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV/RMV). And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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