On or after July 1, 2010, drivers who successfully complete an approved driver education program must be at least 16 years and 180 days old to obtain a driver's license or 270 days without Driver's Education. Drivers who have not successfully completed an approved driver education program must be at least 16 years and 270 days old to obtain a driver's license on or after July 1, 2010.
You must hold an Indiana learner's permit for 180 days to obtain a driver's license on or after July 1, 2010.
If you apply for a driver's license on or after July 1, 2010, you must complete at least 50 hours of supervised driving practice with a licensed instructor, a licensed driver who is at least 25 years old, or a spouse who is at least 21 years old. At least 10 hours of supervised driving practice must be nighttime driving.
Cost for Services
Learner Permit - $9.00; Driver's License (valid for six years) - $17.50
Other Relevant Information
Four forms of identification are needed. Visit Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) to access the list or call 317-233-6000. At this site you can print a copy of the Driver's Education Manual (in different languages), look up local BMV directions and hours, and learn answers to any questions you may have related to obtaining a driver's license in Indiana.