The in-car lessons
can begin at the start of class.
If you qualify you can obtain your permit at the start of class and you can start driving with the instructor as
soon as you have secured your permit. This allows you to
start your driving and begin the six month waiting period required by the Graduated Drivers License law (GDL).
Permit tests can
be taken at the driving school if you have reached at least
15-6 (or will be within 14 days) and have
registered for the complete course. If you want to take your test
after the first class session you can find resources to help you
We administer the
permit tests at the end of each class session. Whether or
not you take the tests at the school after you have met the requirements and received the authorization
to get your permit you can go to any
Motor Vehicle Department Service Center
You do not need an
appointment to get a permit,
however, if you are going to take the tests at the DMV you should plan on arriving at the
station at least an hour before they close
to insure that you can finish all of the requirements before closing.
The Elkhorn station is open 8:30 AM
to 4:45 PM Stations are not open
on weekends or holidays.
You can go to any
Department service center You can contact the them directly or visit
for complete information
DO NOT GO TO
THE DMV WITHOUT THE FORM FROM THE DRIVER SCHOOL
To receive the authorization to obtain your permit you need to
meet the following requirements