Your Idaho Driving Record is used in many ways, both beneficial and
detrimental. A clean Idaho Driving Record can be used to obtain
lower auto insurance premiums and employment, while a marred Idaho
Driving Record is used to determine suspensions and insurability.
Because personal information is contained on your Idaho Driving Record,
it is considered privileged information and is released without your
consent only to specifically designated parties. You can obtain a
copy of your own Idaho Driving Record upon request and with proper
payment at any Idaho DMV or via mail. If you have accumulated points on
your Idaho Driving Record, Driving University can help! Inquire
today about our online Idaho Defensive Driving course.
When do You need to get Your Idaho Driving Record?
Before you obtain/change auto insurance and/or before you apply for
employment that requires a clean driving history, it is advisable to
obtain a copy of your Idaho Driving Record. Mistakes do
happen, and you may find that points remain on your record even after 3
years have expired or you have successfully completed an Idaho
Defensive Driving course. For this reason, you are encouraged to
check you Idaho Driving Record for accuracy and to report any errors to
the Idaho DMV. Read
What Information does the State keep on Your Driving
Idaho is a member of the Driver’s License Compact, which means that
violations from Idaho as well as other States and Canada is reported to
the Idaho DMV and is contained on your Idaho Driving Record. Read
Where to get a Driving Record
A copy of your Idaho Driving Record can be obtained from any Idaho
DMV in-person. The Idaho Transportation Department requires the
you provide the following. Read
How is Your Driving Record Used?
Idaho Driving Records are used primarily to keep track of your
driving history. All traffic violation convictions and the points
associated with them are housed on your Idaho Driving Record. Read more...
How Defensive Driving affects your Driving Record
Successful completion of an Idaho Defensive Driving course, such as
the Idaho approved Defensive Driving Course offered by Driving
University, can erase up to 3 points from your Idaho Driving Record in
any 3-year period. Read
Insurance Rates and Driving Records
Your auto insurance rates are directly affected by your Idaho
Driving Record. An accumulation of points indicates that you are
a careless and/or reckless driver and thereby pose a great risk to your
auto insurance company. Conversely, a clean Idaho Driving Record
indicates a low-risk to auto insurance companies. Your efforts
are rewarded in the form of lower premiums and auto insurance
How much does it Cost to get a Copy of my Driving Record?
Cost of Obtaining a Copy of Your Idaho Driving Record. Read