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Driver Licenses - Classes, Endorsements, and Restrictions


Classes:

  • Class A —Any combination of vehicles with a gross combination weight rating (GCWR) of 11,794 kilograms or more (26,001 pounds or more) provided the GVWR of the vehicle(s) being towed is in excess of 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds).
  • Class B —Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 11,794 kilograms or more (26,001 pounds or more), or any such vehicle towing a vehicle not in excess of 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds) GVWR.
  • Class C —Any single vehicle, or combination of vehicles, that meets neither the definition of Group A nor that of Group B as contained in this section, but that either is designed to transport 16 or more passengers including the driver, or is used in the transportation of materials found to be hazardous for the purposes of the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act and which require the motor vehicle to be placarded under the Hazardous Materials Regulations (49 CFR part 172, subpart F).
  • Class D – Private passenger, regular operator.
  • Class M – Motorcycle
  • Class V – Water Vessel

Endorsements:

  • T – Double/triple trailers
  • P – Passenger vehicles
  • N – Tank vehicles
  • H – Haz- Mat
  • X – Haz-Mat and Tank
  • S - School Buses

Old Restrictions (On applicable licenses issued after July 15, 2017):

  • A – Corrective Lenses
  • B – Motor Driven Cycle
  • D – Outside Mirror - Left
  • E – Daylight Driving only
  • F – Hand Controls
  • G – Automatic Transmission
  • H – Outside Mirror – Right
  • I – Outside Mirror – Right and Left
  • J – Hearing Impaired
  • K – Vehicle without Air Brakes
  • L – Power Steering Only
  • M – Power Brakes Only
  • N – Built up Pedals
  • O – Built up Seat
  • P – Left Foot Accelerator
  • R – Mechanical Signals
  • W – Intrastate Commerce Only
  • Y – Learner License

New Restrictions (On applicable licenses issued after July 15, 2017):

  • A – Corrective Lenses
  • B - Motor Driven Cycle
  • C – Daylight Driving Only
  • D – Outside Mirror - Left
  • E – No Manual Transmission CMV
  • F – Hand Controls
  • G – Automatic Transmission
  • H – Outside Mirror - Right
  • I – Outside Mirror Left and Right
  • J – Hearing Impaired
  • K – Intrastate Only
  • L – No Air Brake Equipped CMV
  • M – No Class A Passenger Vehicle
  • N – No Class B Passenger Vehicle
  • O – No Tractor Trailer CMV
  • P – No Passenger in CMV Bus (CLP Only)
  • Q – Power Brakes Only
  • R – Mechanical Signals
  • T – Built Up Pedals
  • U – Built Up Seat
  • V – Medical Variance
  • X – No Cargo in CMV tank (CLP Only)
  • Y – Learner License
  • Z – No full Air Brake equipped CMV