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

In order to apply for your permit, the State of Pennsylvania 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 ed
  • Necessary fees ($34.50 for an instruction permit, as of this writing)
  • A completed DL-180 “Medical Qualification Certificate”
  • A completed DL-180TD form including a parent or guardian’s signature