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Ontario. Ministry of Transportation

Licence Renewal, Senior Driver Renewal Program

Areas Served Ontario
HoursHours vary by location * Renewal is by appointment * MTO Call Centre Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
LanguageEnglish; French; Information about the program can also be downloaded via website in 18 total languages.
AccessibilityNot Applicable
FeesNone
Agency Type Provincial Government
 
Appointments:
416-235-3579 * MTO Call Centre:
416-326-1234
Toll Free:
Appointments:
1-800-396-4233
TTY:
MTO Call Centre:
416-325-3408

Upon turning 80 years of age, drivers in Ontario are required to renew their licence every two years. The renewal process includes a vision test, a knowledge test, and a group education session. Applicants for renewal may also be asked to take a road test, to have their in-car skills assessed.

Eligibility

Age 80 years and older

Application

A notice is sent to a driver, on or after their 80th birthday, with information about the program and requirements.