The Driver Services Division is responsible for testing and issuing driver licenses as well as offering voter registration and issuance of driving records.
Laws & Policies
Stay safe by being aware of the laws and policies governing the road in Tennessee, the Top Ten Safety Rules for Tennessee Visitors, among them: Seat Belt Law, Texting While Driving Law, Move Over Law, Child Restraint Devices Law, Motorcycle Helmet Law.
Road Safety Tips
Tennessee Highway Patrol responds to more than 500,000 calls for service each year. They are here to help should you need it. We hope you don't! Take a look at 10 Things To Know If You Encounter Trouble On The Road, whether it’s an accident or a flat tire.
Travel Safely with TDOT SmartWay
Use TDOT SmartWay, Tennessee’s intelligent transportation system which engages advanced information technologies to improve the safety and operation of highways and other transportation modes, such as public transit. There are several components of SmartWay. TDOT makes SmartWay information available to travelers in Tennessee by calling 511 (or 877-244-0065, outside Tennessee) from your phone.