Texas Department of Public Safety Drivers’ License Office is closed until further notice.
Effective September 1, 2015.
The Department of Public Safety will no longer issue both a Drivers’ License and Identification Card to an individual. Applicants holding both a Drivers’ License and Identification Card must surrender either the Drivers’ License or Identification Card at the time of the transaction.
Transportation Code Chapter 521.183
Proof of social security (or DL13 Affidavit) is required for all Identification Card and Drivers’ License issuances.This includes all original, renewal and replacement transactions.
Transportation Code Chapter 521.142 (g)