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Proving driving history


If you signed up to drive with Uber and recently had a new license issued, you will need to indicate that you have had a US license for at least one year (three years if you are 21 or 22) to successfully complete your background check.

Proving driving history

Ways to prove driving history

1. Driver's license

Provide a driver's license with an issue date of one year ago or longer and upload it to Checkr.

2. Driving history record

Obtain your driving history record from the DMV and submit it to Checkr.

Proving driving history

If you don't have your previous license

If you don’t have your previous driver’s license, the easiest way to prove driving history in Virginia is to:

  1. Visit the Virginia DMV website and request a copy of your driving record.
  2. Once you receive your Virginia driving history, upload a copy to Checkr.
upload driving history

Proving driving history

If you still have your previous license

If you still have your previous driver’s license (or a picture / photocopy), all you need to do is submit a photo of that driver’s license to Checkr.

Click on “Upload Required Documents” to submit your previous driver’s license.

Upload previous license

Proving driving history

If your previous license was issued in another state

If your prior license was issued in a state other than Virginia, tap below to find your state.

find your state

Proving driving history

Additional resources

You can always visit your local Virginia DMV location to request a copy of your driving record and get additional assistance. Tap below for a list of DMV locations near you.

Find a DMV location