CALIFORNIA REAL ID / REAL ID DRIVERS LICENSE

Starting on January 22, 2018, the State of California is going to start issuing Federally compliant “REAL ID” ID and Driver’s Licenses. Anyone who regularly checks IDs, like those in retail/sales, should be aware that this change is coming.

Starting on January 22, 2018, the State of California is going to start issuing Federally compliant “REAL ID” ID and Driver’s Licenses. REAL IDs are only needed for certain circumstances, and won’t actually be required until 2020.

I haven’t seen one yet, but rumor has it there is a bear and a star in the upper right corner, and as far as I can tell, it looks similar to existing CDLs.

Anyone who regularly checks IDs, like those in retail/sales, should be aware that this change is coming.

For more information, check this link.
https://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/dmv/detail/realid