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TLC License Checklist

1 / If you have NYS License A, B, C or E Class you can apply directly for TLC License

If you have a D Class license, upgrading your D Class license to an E Class license from different states requires the abstract/driving record from the respective state.

2 / TLC Application Submission
3 / Complete 24-hour TLC Driver Education Course


4 / Complete 3 Hr Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) Course


5 / Take TLC Final Exam (2 hour)


6 / Complete your Defensive Driving Course (DDC)

Note: Defensive Driving Course has to be done every 3 years.

7 / Make an appointment for a Drug Test at Lab Corp.

For an appointment call 1-800-923-2624

8 / Make a fingerprint appointment 

Get an appointment at

Service Code: 15425Y

9 / Medical Form

Filled out by any Medical Licensed Doctor

10 / Watch Sex Trafficking Prevention Awareness Video
11 / Upload your DMV License copy, Medical Form and DDC Certificate

Click here to upload your documents

**Complete ALL requirements within 90 days of submitting your TLC application


**You will be allowed to take the exam as many times as needed to pass during the ninety (90) day application period.

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