Secretary of State
Michigan law requires every driver's license to include a person's residence address. A person's "residence address" is the place that is their settled or permanent home, where they usually sleep and keep their personal belongings. State law also requires a driver's license or ID card to include a residence address.
All applicants applying for an original driver's license or personal identification card must provide two proofs of Michigan residency. Any item presented to establish proof of residency must include the applicant's name and a Michigan residence address (no P.O. boxes or Mailbox Plus addresses). Applicants may present any of the following:
Note: Residency documents in a family member's name may be used if the family relationship can be established by other forms of documented proof.
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