|Driver licensing agency
|Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles
29 State House Station
101 Hospital Street
Augusta, ME 04333-0029
Color vision requirement
|Best eye 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
Restrictions include daytime driving only, radius limitations, and special equipment requirements.
20/70 with restrictions
140˚ both eyes; 110˚ for restricted license.
Titmus II or Stereo Optical vision screening equipment
Age-based renewal procedures
|Length of license validation
Vision testing required at time of renewal?
Written test required?
Road test required?
At age 65, the license renewal cycle is reduced to every 4 years.
Vision tested at age 40, 52, 65, and every 4 years thereafter.
|Yes (not specified)
A physician acting in good faith is immune from any damages as a result of the filing of a certificate of examination.
The DMV will require a medical evaluation form to be completed by a physician at periodic intervals.
Will accept information from courts, other DMVs, police, family members, and other sources.
Not anonymous or confidential. The identity of the reporter may be revealed at an administrative hearing if requested.
|Role of the MAB
MAB contact information
|The Medical Advisory Board reviews the medical information submitted whenever an individual contests an action of the Division of Driver Licenses. Reports received or made by the Board are confidential and may not be disclosed unless the individual gives written permission.
Linda French, RN
Medical Review Coordinator