|Driver licensing agency
|Missouri Department of Revenue
Division of Motor Vehicle and Driver Licensing
Room 470, Truman Office Building
301 West High Street
Jefferson City, MO 65105
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
As long as the client meets the vision requirements, Missouri has restrictions for equipment, speed, radius (location of driving), time of day and/or length of time driving, or any restriction a doctor or examiner recommends.
20/160 with restrictions
Not for meeting vision
requirements; however, they can
be used for skills tests and while driving.
55˚ or better in each eye; 85˚ in one eye only with restrictions.
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?
At age 70, renewal cycle is reduced to 3 years.
In-person, or renewal by mail if out of state.
If license has been expired for more than 6 months (184 days). Also, if an individual is cited, after the review process a written test may be required.
If license has been expired for more than 6 months (184 days). Also, if an individual is cited, after the review process a road test may be required.
|Reporting is not required. However, for any condition that could impair or limit a person’s driving ability, physicians may complete and submit a statement (Form 1528, “Physician’s Statement”). Form 1528 is available on the Missouri Department of Revenue Web site.
Yes, an individual is immune from civil liability when a report is made in good faith.
Medical professionals will not be prevented from making a report because of their physician-patient relationship (302.291. Rsmo).
Depending on the information received, the DMV may request additional information; add restrictions; require a written exam, skills test, vision exam, or physical exam; or deny the privilege of driving.
Will accept information from courts, DMV clerks, peace officers, social workers, and family members within three degrees of consanguinity.
|Role of the MAB
MAB contact information
|The MAB evaluates each case on an individual basis. Action is based on the recommendation of the majority.
Missouri Department of Review
Attention: Medical Review
PO Box 200
Jefferson City, MO 65105-0200