How do I apply for an enhanced license or state ID card?
To obtain an enhanced license or ID, you must be a U.S. citizen. If you are applying for an enhanced license, you must also have no violations, suspensions, revocations or denials on your driving record that would prevent you from legally operating a motor vehicle. To apply:
a. Visit any Secretary of State office. Make sure you bring documentation of:
1) A valid Social Security number (for example, a Social Security card)
2) U.S. citizenship (for example, a certified copy of your birth certificate with a raised seal, must be issued by a governmental unit in the U.S. or U.S. territory)
3) Identity (for example, a current Michigan photo license or ID card)
4) Residency (for example, a current Michigan photo license or ID card)
* Please refer to the SOS-428 (ENH) form for a complete list of acceptable documentation.
b. Have a new photograph taken.
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