Acceptable Documents for REAL ID Issuance

 

LIST A

Documents that Establish Proof of Identification Number

 

 

LIST B

Documents that Establish Proof of Identity and Age

 

 

LIST C

Documents that Establish Proof of New Mexico Residency

 

One (1) of the following: One (1) of the following: Two (2) of the following:
  1. Social Security Number Card
  2. W-2 Form
  3. SSA-1099
  4. Non-SSA-1099 form
  5. Pay stub that displays applicant’s name and Social Security Number

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. US Passport or US Passport Card
  2. Foreign Passport with I-551 stamp
  3. Original or Certified copy of birth certificate
  4. Consular report of birth abroad issued by the US Dept. of State form FS-240, DS-1350, or FS-545
  5. Permanent resident card (Form I-551) issued by US Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) or Immigration & Naturalization Service (INS)
  6. Certificate of Naturalization issued by DHS (Form N-550 or Form N-570)
  7. Certificate of Citizenship issued by DHS (Form N-560 or Form N-561)
  8. Employment authorization document issued by DHS (Form I-766 or Form I-688B) verified through the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements System (SAVE)
  9. Foreign passport with unexpired U.S. Visa affixed, accompanied by the approved I-94 form documenting the applicant’s most recent admittance into the U.S., verified by SAVE
  10. Foreign passport w/visa and I-94
  11. REAL ID act of 2005 driver’s license or ID card

If presented, see below for a list of additional documents required in conjunction with this form of ID.
 

 

  1. Current real property rental or purchase agreement
  2. Local property tax statement or mortgage documents
  3. Insurance bill, card or binder dated within 6 months
  4. A New Mexico medical or public assistance card with address, letter from issuing agency that came with card or profile printout from issuing agency
  5. Original documents from city, county, state, tribal, or federal government organization or community organization (dated within 60 days) attesting to the fact that the applicant is a New Mexico resident

The following documents must be dated within 60 days:
 

  1. Utility bill, except cell phone bills
  2. Bank or credit card statement
  3. Employment pay stub containing applicant’s name and address
  4. Documentation from an education institution

Applicants under 18 may also provide:

 

  1. Documents indicating membership in a NM religious or sports organization
  2. Affidavit of NM Residency (Form MVD-10021)

 

Acceptable Documents for Driver Authorization Cards and Non-Compliant State Identification Cards

LIST A

Documents that Establish Proof of Identity and Age

LIST B

Documents that Establish Proof of Identification Number

One (1) of the following, or if no documents from LIST B are provided (i.e. applicant does not have SSN), two (2) of the following are required: One of the following, or applicant may use one (1) item from LIST B in place of one of the required documents from LIST A if the customer has SSN.
  1. Passport or Passport Card from the applicant’s country of citizenship if not verified through the Systematic Alien Verification Entitlements System (SAVE)
  2. Original or Certified copy of birth certificate
  3. Consular report of birth abroad issued by the US Dept. of State form FS-240, DS-1350, or FS-545
  4. Employment authorization document issued by Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS), Form I-766 or Form I-688B, verified through SAVE
  5. ID Card issued by the Consulate of Mexico in El Paso, TX or Albuquerque, NM, or other consulate with which NM MVD can reliably verify document’s authenticity
  6. Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN)
  7. Certified letter of enrollment issued by federally recognized Indian nation, tribe or pueblo
  8. Valid ID Card issued by federally recognized Indian nation, tribe or pueblo
  9. Affidavit of Indian birth
  10. State issued driver’s license, driver’s license issued by a US Territory or by jurisdiction of Canada, with photograph and has not been expired more than a year
  11. State government-issued photo ID card or photo ID card issued by U.S. Territory or by jurisdiction of Canada with photograph and has not been expired more than a year
  12. American Indian or Alaskan proof of Indian blood, certificate of degree of Indian blood, federal Indian census card or tribal membership card
  13. Photo ID card issued by the U.S. Military, US Coast Guard or New Mexico National Guard
  14. ID document issued by the US Veterans Administration so long as it is accompanied by a US Veterans Administration medical center identification card
  15. US active duty/retiree/reservist military ID card (DOD ID DD-2)
  16. US, state or local government-issued photo ID issued based on name, social security number and date of birth
  17. N560 or N561 Certificate of Citizenship if verified in SAVE
  18. N550 or N570 Certificate of Naturalization if verified in SAVE
  19. I-551 Permanent resident card issued by the US government if verified in SAVE
  20. I-551 resident alien card issued since 1997 if verified in SAVE
  21. New Mexico license or ID card
  22. Certified copy of foreign birth certificate with a notarized English translation if not in English
  23. State government-issued photo learner’s permit issued by US Territory or by jurisdiction of Canada with photograph and has not been expired more than a year
  1. Social Security Number Card
  2. W-2 Form
  3. SSA-1099
  4. Non-SSA-1099 form
  5. Pay stub that displays applicant’s name and Social Security Number

In conjunction with LIST A and LIST B, the applicant must also provide two (2) of the following documents to establish proof of New Mexico Residency:

  1. Current real property rental or purchase agreement
  2. Local property tax statement or mortgage documents
  3. The following documents must be dated within 60 days:

  4. Utility bill, except cell phone bills
  5. Insurance bill, card or binder
  6. Bank or credit card statement
  7. Employment pay stub containing applicant’s name and address
  8. Documentation from an education institution
  9. Original documents from city, county, state, tribal or federal government organization or community organization (dated within 60 days) attesting to the fact that the applicant is a New Mexico resident
  10. A New Mexico medical or public assistance card with address, letter from issuing agency that came with card or profile printout from issuing agency
  11. Applicants under 18 may also provide:

  12. Documents indicating membership in a NM religious or sports organization
  13. Affidavit of NM Residency (Form MVD-10021)