Requirements


The Graduated Licensing Program

The new Hawaii law establishes a three-stage graduated licensing program for drivers under the age of 18. The program allows beginning drivers to develop their driving skills over time as they gain experience and maturity

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The Instructional Permit Phase

The person must:

Phase complete after 180 days, when student has completed a Driver's education course through DOE or Private Lessons and then take a Road Exam.

The Provisional License Phase

The Provisional Licensee can drive by him/herself but with restrictions:

This phase is completed after 180 days before acquiring a Full Driver's License.

Full Driver's License

A provisional licensee may be issued a full driver's license if the provisional licensee: