|Driver licensing agency
|Honolulu Division of Motor Vehicles & Licensing
Drivers License Branch
1199 Dillingham Boulevard, Bay A-101
Honolulu, HI 96817
Color vision requirement
|Each eye with/without correction
Both eyes with/without correction
If one eye blindother with/without correction
Absolute visual acuity minimum
Are bioptic telescopes allowed?
Minimum field requirement
Visual field testing device
20/40 for better eye
Not allowed to meet visual field requirements; however, permitted for use while driving
70˚ one eye
Eye testing machine or eye specialist certification
Age-based renewal procedures
|Length of license validation
Renewal options and conditions
Vision testing required at time of renewal?
Written test required?
Road test required?
Drivers aged 15-17 renew every 4 years; drivers aged 18-71 renew every 6 years. After age 72, drivers must renew every 2 years.
In-person or by mail
Only if necessary
|Permitted but not required.
Driver notified in writing of referral.
Will accept information from courts, police, other DMVs, and family members.
|Role of the MAB
MAB contact information
|The MAB advises the DMV on medical issues regarding individual drivers. Actions are based on the recommendation of the majority.
For general information, contact the Department of Transportation at 808 692-7656
For case specific information, contact the county of issue at:
Honolulu: 808 532-7730
Hawaii: 808 961-2222
Kauai: 808 241-6550
Maui: 808 270-7363