Clearance Letters

​A clearance letter from Kentucky is a certified copy of a 5-year full driving history record. This letter/record is not available to purchase on-line.

There are 3 ways to purchase a clearance letter:

By Mail
The cost is $3.00; the accepted methods of payment are money order, cashier’s check or check.
Make monies payable to: KY State Treasurer
Mail written request to:

Division of Driver Licensing
200 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY  40622

Information needed to process your request: your name, social security number or driver’s license number, date of birth and your current address.

The record requested will be mailed.

In Person (At a Drivers License Field Office – (For a list of field offices visit: )
The cost is $3.00; accepted methods of payment are debit, credit, money order, check and cashier’s check.

The record requested will be given over the counter.
By Phone with Credit Card (Accepted Credit Cards are Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express)

Call the Division of Driver Licensing at 502-564-1257. The cost is $3.00. The record requested must be mailed.

No checks by phone will be accepted.