What Do You Need to Apply for Your Learner’s Permit?

In order to apply for your permit, the State of California requires that you provide the following documents:
  • Proof of identity
  • Social Security card
  • Proof of residence
  • Proof of citizenship or legal presence
  • Proof of completion of driver’s training
  • Necessary fees (a $25 testing fee and a $22 licensing fee, as of this writing)
  • A parent or guardian’s signature