LIST A
Documents that Establish Proof of Identification Number
One (1) of the following:
  •  Social Security Number Card
  • W-2 Form
  • SSA-1099
  • Pay stub that displays applicant’s name and Social
  • Security Number
LIST B
Documents that Establish Proof of Identification Number
One (1) of the following:
  •  US Passport or US Passport Card
  • Foreign Passport with I-551 stamp
  • Original or Certified copy of birth certificate
  • Consular report of birth abroad issued by the US Dept. of State form FS-240, DS-1350, or FS-545
  • Certificate of Naturalization issued by DHS (Form N-550 or Form N-570)
  • Certificate of Citizenship issued by DHS (Form N-560 or Form N-561)
  • Employment authorization document issued by DHS (Form I-766 or Form I-688B) verified through the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements System (SAVE)
  • 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
  • Foreign passport w/visa and I-94 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.
LIST C
Documents that Establish Proof of Identification Number
One (1) of the following:
  • Current real property rental or purchase agreement
  • Local property tax statement or mortgage documents
  • Insurance bill, card or binder dated within 6 months
  • A New Mexico medical or public assistance card with address, letter from issuing agency that came with card or profile printout from issuing agency
  • 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:
  • Utility bill, except cell phone bills
  • Bank or credit card statement
  • Employment pay stub containing applicant’s name and address
  •  Documentation from an education institution
Applicants under 18 may also provide:
  • Documents indicating membership in a NM religious or sports organization
  • 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
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:
  • Passport or Passport Card from the applicant’s country of citizenship if not verified through the Systematic Alien Verification Entitlements System (SAVE)
  • Original or Certified copy of birth certificate
  • Consular report of birth abroad issued by the US Dept. of State form FS-240, DS-1350, or FS-545
  • Employment authorization document issued by Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS), Form I-766 or Form I-688B, verified through SAVE
  • 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
  • Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN)
  • Certified letter of enrollment issued by federally recognized Indian nation, tribe or pueblo
  • Valid ID Card issued by federally recognized Indian nation, tribe or pueblo
  • Affidavit of Indian birth
  • 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
  • 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
  • American Indian or Alaskan proof of Indian blood, certificate of degree of  Indian blood, federal Indian census card or tribal membership card
  • Photo ID card issued by the U.S. Military, US Coast Guard or New Mexico National Guard
  • ID document issued by the US Veterans Administration so long as it is accompanied by a US Veterans Administration medical center identification card
  • US active duty/retiree/reservist military ID card (DOD ID DD-2)
  • US, state or local government-issued photo ID issued based on name, social security number and date of birth
  • N560 or N561 Certificate of Citizenship if verified in SAVE
  • N550 or N570 Certificate of Naturalization if verified in SAVE
  • I-551 Permanent resident card issued by the US government if verified in SAVE
  • I-551 resident alien card issued since 1997 if verified in SAVE
  • New Mexico license or ID card
  • Certified copy of foreign birth certificate with a notarized English translation if not in English
  • 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
LIST B
Documents that Establish Proof of Identity and Age
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.
  • Social Security Number Card
  • W-2 Form
  • SSA-1099
  • Non-SSA-1099 form
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:
  • Current real property rental or purchase agreement
  • Local property tax statement or mortgage documents
The following documents must be dated within 60 days:
  • Utility bill, except cell phone bills
  • Insurance bill, card or binder
  • Bank or credit card statement
  • Employment pay stub containing applicant’s name and address
  • Documentation from an education institution
  • 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
  • A New Mexico medical or public assistance card with address, letter from issuing agency that came with card or profile printout from issuing agency
Applicants under 18 may also provide:
  • Documents indicating membership in a NM religious or sports organization
  • Affidavit of NM Residency (Form MVD-10021)