Identification Cards in NebraskaPage Overview
According to Nebraska law, any legal resident may request a state identification card. This card includes a color photo of the applicant and is considered acceptable legal identification if you do not have a valid driver license.
To apply for an ID card, you'll need to provide 1 document of acceptable identification that includes both your full legal name and date of birth, and 2 documents verifying your address. In some cases, you may be asked for proof of your Social Security number, too. If you're younger than 21 years old and can't provide proof of your address, proof of your parent's or guardian's address will be accepted.
State ID card fees vary depending on the length of time before the card expires.
Once you receive your state identification card, it's important to make sure the information on the card remains current. If you change your address or legal name, you'll need to request an updated card from the Nebraska DMV. Just following the procedure for changing your driver license information.
You can renew your ID card at your local examining location. The fee for renewing your ID card in Nebraska is $26.50 for a period of 5 years; however, the time period and fees based on the period the card is valid. See the full list of fees.
You can also renew your ID card online. You must provide your Social Security number. You cannot use the service if your name or address has changed.
If you are out of state, you can also apply for a duplicate ID by mail by submitting the out of state application with proof of ID to:
- Nebraska State Office Building
- Driver Licensing Services
- 301 Centennial Mall South
- P.O. Box 94726
- Lincoln, NE 68509
You also have the option to obtain a duplicate identification card online, as long as you have not applied for a duplicate online more than 2 times over the last 5 years and your name and address have not changed.Other Topics in This Section