Secretary of State
Replacing a lost or stolen enhanced driver's license or state ID card -- in state
If your enhanced license or state ID card is lost or stolen, you may visit e-Services, a self-service station or any Secretary of State office to apply for a replacement. You will need to present acceptable identification to substantiate your identity.
An enhanced license or state ID card reported lost or stolen is immediately canceled and cannot be used to cross the border.
Replacing a lost or stolen enhanced license or state ID card - out of state
If you are traveling in the U.S. and lose your enhanced license or state ID card, you can request a replacement online at e-Services or contact the Department of State Special Services Branch at 517-636-5872 to request a replacement. You will need to fill out an application with your first, middle and last name, date of birth, driver's license number and out-of-state address. Return the application to:
Michigan Department of State
The Special Services Branch
7064 Crowner Drive
Lansing, MI 48918
Replacing a lost or stolen enhanced license or state ID card - outside the U.S.
If you are traveling outside of the U.S. and your enhanced license or state ID card is lost or stolen, you should immediately contact the U.S. Embassy in the country you are visiting or the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol when you arrive at your U.S. port.
If you are spending several weeks or months overseas and your enhanced license is lost or stolen, contact the Department of State Special Services Branch. It will take two to three weeks to produce a replacement license. The time required for overseas mail to deliver it will vary depending on your location.
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