Driver's License

Driver’s License Section
Boise County Sheriff’s Office

The Driver’s License Section works in unity with the Idaho Department of Transportation to issue driver’s licenses. Drivers License services in Horseshoe Bend and Idaho City are by appointment only at this time. Please call the DMV office for an appointment.


I.D. card ………………………………………….. $ 7.50

I.D. card, under age 21 …………………………… $ 6.50

Drivers License, 1 year; under 21……..$12.25

Drivers License, 2-3 years; under 21.. $20.50

Drivers license, 4 years; age 21+ ……… $24.50

Drivers License, 8 years; age 21-62… $45.00

Commercial Drivers License $28.50

Other fees may apply.

New Drivers License

If your license has been expired for over a year you will need to take the written and road tests. If you are moving into the area from out of state you will need to bring your old license, social security number and proof of residency. For drivers training you will need verification of compliance, a certified copy of your birth certificate, yearbook or activity card photo, social security number, and must have a birth parent accompany you.


Age 21 or older, you may renew your Idaho driver’s license in person up to 364 days before the expiration date. A renewal is valid for either 4 years or 8 years. If you are between the ages of 21 and 62, you may choose the 8-year renewal. If your driver’s license has been expired for one year or more, you will be required to take the written knowledge test and the skill test.

Age 18 and 21, your driver’s license or ID card will expire five days after your 21st birthday. If your are 15 to 17 your driver’s license will expire five days after your 18th birthday.

Duplicate Licenses

If your Idaho driver’s license is lost, damaged, or destroyed, you may obtain a duplicate. You will need to bring an acceptable photo document; this could be your passport, school yearbook, student activity card, or military I.D. card. You will also need your Social Security Number.

More Information

For more information about various drivers license-related issues, please go to Idaho Transportation Department web site at

These services are available at both of the following:

Boise County Sheriff Office
3851 Highway 21
Idaho city, ID 83631
Phone – 208-392-4411
Boise County Courthouse Annex
383 Highway 55
Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629
Phone – 208-793-2262
Please call to check scheduling before going to the office to apply or renew a Driver’s License.