You must may pay your $40 reinstatement fee online at  or the Transportation Cabinet may process a credit card over the phone at 859-692-5834 or 502-564-1257.  All requirements as a result of the suspension must be fulfilled before the driver can be issued a new license. If your license has been suspended for over a year you will also require a three step testing process to be issued a new license.

COST:  $40

What do I need to bring?

Your suspended driver’s license

What if I no longer have my license?

You will have to confirm your identity with ONE of the following documents to be issued a new license (we cannot accept anything laminated or photocopied):

  • Birth Certificate (Original or State Certified with the raised embossed seal)


  • Social Security Card


  • Passport


  • Any OFFICIAL United States or State of Kentucky document with your full name and social security number visible (ex. W2, military documentation)

Kenton County Driver’s License Branches:

Independence Branch:
1655 Delaware Crossing
Independence, KY 41051

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM (testing closed 11:45-12:30PM and testing ends at 3:30 PM)

State Police Testing Center
1655 Delaware Crossing
Independence, KY 41051
Phone: (844) 253-5680
Hours: Monday – Friday 8AM – 3:30 PM (Closed 11:45-12:30PM)