IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to a new State procedure, drivers who have allowed their driver license to expire for one year or more will be required to complete the written and vision exams prior to obtaining their driver license. Click here to learn more.
*Driver License Services close at 3:30PM*
The Hillsborough County Tax Collector is an independent Constitutional Officer who serves as an agent to the Florida Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles. Our office is responsible for the issuance and renewal of Florida driver licenses and identification cards.
Road Tests are administered Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm at the following locations:
Brandon – 3030 North Falkenburg Road, Tampa, Florida 33619
East Tampa – 2814 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa, Florida 33610
Plant City – 4706 Sydney Road, Plant City, Florida 33566
You must register in advance for a driving test and can do that here.
customers can schedule a road test at one of the following private agencies:
Florida Traffic Safety Council – Call 813-248-3009 to schedule an appointment.
The Florida Traffic Safety Council offers extended hours for your convenience.
Ault’s Driver Education Center – Call 813-899-9511 or (844) DL-TESTS to schedule an appointment. Extended hours and weekend hours are offered for your convenience.
Check for the star
On May 3, 2023, every air traveler 18 years of age and older will need a REAL ID compliant driver’s license or another acceptable form of ID to fly within the United States. Check if your Florida driver license is REAL ID complaint by checking for the gold star in the upper right corner of your license. If you are not sure, contact us to find out.
If you are not yet REAL ID compliant, you will need to bring documents that prove your identity to update your license. Click here to find out what all you will need to bring.