Quick List: Most Common Accepted Documents for REAL ID

Providing all four of these documents is the most common when applying for Real ID:
  • Unexpired Passport or Birth Certificate*
  • Social Security Card*
  • Unexpired MN Driver's License/ID (must have current address)
  • Bank/Credit Card Statement issued in the last 12 months

If these documents don't work for you, see the full list of acceptable documents.

*Names on documents must match current name, or proof of name change must be provided.

Not Accepted

  • Laminated documents
  • Souvenir copies of documents
  • Digital documents shown on your phone or other electronic device