Driver's license renewal in the state of Maryland has a number of vision requirements. Advanced Family Vision Care is an authorized vision provider for the MVA. Examination results will be securely submitted to the MVA online.
To qualify for an unrestricted driver’s license, the State of Maryland requires drivers to have:
Restricted licenses may be issued to persons having:
Persons with visual acuity levels less than 20/70, but no worse than 20/100, require special handling by the MVA's Glen Burnie Headquarters. Please contact the MVA’s Modified Vision Unit at (410) 768-7513 for information and special forms.
Applicants for commercial driver licenses must meet both state and federal vision requirements. The minimum requirements are:
You cannot qualify for any Maryland driver's license if:
Note: Driver's license requirements provided as stated by the MVA.
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