Renewal of Commercial Drivers License

It is the responsibility of the license holder to renew their Hawaii Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) prior to the expiration date. You have the option to renew your Commercial Driver's License at our Kahului Service Center Office, Molokai Satellite Office or our Lanai Satellite Office within six (6) months prior to the expiration date. All applicants must present original or certified copies from our Hawaii Acceptable Documents Checklist to prove the following and be able to renew their license:

  1. Provide proof of Name
  2. Provide proof of Date of Birth
  3. Provide proof of Social Security Number
  4. Provide proof of Legal Presence
  5. Provide proof of Principal Residence
  6. Complete a Commercial Driver’s License application for renewal that is available at any Motor Vehicle & Licensing office
  7. Submit a Medical Examiner’s Certificate
  8. Pass the required vision test
  9. Pass the required knowledge tests for hazmat endorsement or upgrades only
    Please Note: If you have a hazardous material endorsement and you wish to retain it, you will be required to pass the hazardous material knowledge exam. You must apply and receive clearance for a security threat assessment with the Transportation Security Administration. The USA PATRIOT ACT requires background checks for all commercial drivers who apply for, renew or transfer a hazmat endorsement. You are required to show proof of citizenship
  10. Proof or residency, if applicable
  11. Payment of the appropriate fees. Refer to the Maui County Fee Chart.