Checkbox icon Underage 21 Point Accumulation Suspension

Explanation

If you are under the age of 21, and you accumulate six (6) or more points within a 12-month time period, you will be required to complete a Defensive Driving Course to prevent suspension. This course must be completed within 3-months of the date the Department of Motor Vehicles sends notification to you or your driving privileges will be suspended.

 

Reinstatement Requirements

You must submit the following requirements to the Department of Motor Vehicles, 301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 94877, Lincoln, NE 68509-4877 or fax to (402) 471-8288:

Note: Requirements cannot be submitted to your local Driver License Exam Station

  1. Successfully complete an eight (8) hour DMV approved Driver Improvement Course and have the school submit a DMV Certificate of Completion. The school will submit the certificate to the DMV 3 - 5 business days after the course has been completed (this WILL NOT give you a 2-point credit on your driving record). 
  2. Pay a $50.00 reinstatement fee. Payment must be in the form of a cashier’s check or money order made payable to the Department of Motor Vehicles or be paid online. When submitting payment, include identifying information (i.e. name, date of birth, license or social security number and current mailing address). Payment submitted by personal or business checks or not for the required amount will be returned.
  3. At age 21 - pay a $50.00 reinstatement fee. Payment must be in the form of a cashier’s check or money order made payable to the Department of Motor Vehicles or be paid online. When submitting payment, include identifying information (i.e. name, date of birth, license or social security number and current mailing address). Payment submitted by personal or business checks or not for the required amount will be returned.

 

Exceptions

If you completed the defensive driving course prior to the date of suspension, the suspension would be withdrawn from your driving record.