Oklahoma Department of Public Safety (DPS) can suspend or revoke your driver’s license if you convict against the traffic rules. Every license holder must follow all the traffic guidelines from the Oklahoma driver’s manual to avoid suspension or revocation. If the Oklahoma DPS suspends or revokes your license, you must wait until the statutory period ends to lift the suspension or revocation. The suspended license reinstatement, fees and documentation depending on the type of conviction you are committed. In this detailed post, we have mentioned all the essential convictions, fee details, and reinstatement process. After reading this post, you can understand how to reinstate a suspended license in Oklahoma.
How to Reinstate a Suspended License Online in Oklahoma
The license reinstatement process can complete in a couple of minutes if you have all the required documents for uploading during the reinstatement process. The uploading of documents depends on the conviction type of conviction. You can see all kinds of convictions and the requirements when applying for license reinstatement online.
Step 1: To begin a license reinstatement online, visit: https://oklahoma.gov/service/sokonline/online-reinstatements.htmlSelect the radio button “I’m ready to reinstate my license.”
Step 2: Next, select the reason why your license is suspended or revoked in the list of convictions:
- Driving under the influence.
- Accident without insurance.
- Fails to pay citations or fines.
- Fails to appear in court for citation or ticket.
- Driving a vehicle without insurance or multiple revocations/suspensions
Step 3: Answer the questions asked by DPS in the reinstate tool.
Step 4: Next, select the date of suspension or revocation.
Step 5: When you select the conviction type, the reinstatement tool will ask you required documents to upload on the website.
Step 6: While processing your application, have a credit/debit card.
Step 7: Read the payment instructions and accept the “payment acknowledgement.”
Step 8: Click the “NEXT” button to complete the reinstatement process.
After this, allow the Oklahoma DPS to for a few days to process the request. Your license will be reinstated if all the details satisfy the Oklahoma DPS.
How Long Does It Take To Remove Suspension On License in Oklahoma?
You must wait until the suspension or revocation period ends to start the reinstatement process. As well as complete the suspension or revocation fee to Oklahoma DPS. If you are convicted without insurance, you must provide the SR-22 liability insurance to OK DPS to reinstate the driver’s license. In addition, if you are convicted of a DUI, you must complete the drug and alcohol assessments.
How to Reinstatement Suspended/Revocation License
Suspension or revocation depends on the conviction type. Suspension and revocation are different aspects, and both have different guidelines for reinstating licenses. In addition, reinstatement fees also vary based on conviction type. Here, we have updated a few essential convictions and the requirements to reinstate a driver’s license.
Note: All suspended and revoked license holders must wait until the statutory period completes to reinstate their driver’s license in Oklahoma DPS. As well as surrender their licenses to OK DPS to avoid paying additional fees.
How Much Is the Reinstatement Fee for a Suspended License in Oklahoma?
The fee varies from one conviction type to another conviction and suspension/revocation period. Usually, you need to pay $50 to $350 depending on the conviction types, which we have mentioned in detail below.
|Reason for Suspension||Action Required for Reinstatement||Reinstatement Fee|
|Fails to Pay Fines and Appear in Court||Submit court order to OK DPS.||$50|
|Fails to Bring a Security Verification Form||Surrender license to OK DPS within 30 days.||$300|
|Fails to Carry Liability Insurance||Surrender license to OK DPS and submit liability insurance.||$300|
|Fails to Stop School Bus||Surrender license to OK DPS.||$300|
|Conviction Related Reinstatement||Surrender license to OK DPS and wait out suspension.||$50 to $300|
|Reinstatement for Driving Record Points||Surrender license to OK DPS and wait out suspension.||$50|
|Get a Provisional License||Pay fee to Oklahoma DPS.||$25|
Alcohol-Related Convictions and Reinstatement Process
The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety will suspend your license for one year to three years if you are convicted for under the influence. For the first offence license will revoke for six months. If you do the same conviction for the second time within 10 years after the first offence, your license will revoke for one year. For the third offence within 10 years, your license will revoke for three years.
You must surrender your driver’s license to OK DPS when they revoke your license and complete the drug and alcohol assessment provided. This assessment will take 12 months to complete, and the assessor give a certificate that you need to submit to the DPS to reinstate the revoked license.
The reinstatement fee for a DUI conviction is $315, and $50 for installing an ignition interlock device.
Fails to Pay Fines and Appear in Court:
If you fail to pay fines and appear in court, the OK DPS will suspend your driver’s license. To reinstate your license from this type of conviction, you need to submit the court order and pay the reinstatement fee by check or money order to the OK DPS.
Mail Address: Oklahoma DPS, driver compliance division, post office box 11415, Oklahoma City, OK 731360415
Reinstatement fee: $50
Fails to Bring a Security Verification Form:
If you fail to bring a security verification form, the OK DPS will suspend your driver’s license. You need to surrender your license within 30 days to OK DPS to avoid a fine of $50.
Reinstatement fee: $300
Fails to Carry Liability Insurance:
If you fail to carry liability insurance, you need to surrender your driver’s license to the OK DPS. If you can’t surrender your driver’s license within 30 days, you need to pay an additional fee of $50. You must submit the liability insurance and statutory fee to the OK DPS to reinstate your driver’s license.
Reinstatement fee: $300
Fails to Stop School Bus:
Fails to stop the school bus, the OK DPS will suspend your license for one year. If you do the same offence a second time within five years, your license will be suspended for three years. In addition, you need to surrender your driver’s license to the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety.
Reinstatement fee: $300
Conviction Related Reinstatement:
In the conviction category, suspension and reinstatement fees differ from other convictions. It has several sub-categories, but the common thing is you need to surrender the driver’s license to OK DPS and wait until the suspension period ends. Usually, this suspension period depends on the conviction type 1 year to three years.
Reinstatement fee: $50 to $300
Reinstatement for Driving Record Points
Suppose you accumulate more points on your driving record within 12 months of the period. Your license privileges will be suspended, and you need to surrender your driver’s license to the OK DPS. As well as, you must wait six months to 12 months to complete the suspension period.
Reinstatement fee: $50
How to Get a Provisional License In OK
You must pay $25 to the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety to apply for this provisional license. The driver who severed the suspension/revocation period can apply for this temporary license. Using this license, you must operate your motor vehicle from office to home, home to child care, or any other place the court allows.
How to Check OK DPS License Status In Oklahoma
You can check the license status online and by phone. To check your license status, visit the official website: https://www.ok.gov/idlr/. Also, you can call the driver’s license reinstatement official phone number 4054252424 between 8. AM TO 4:30 PM. When you call that reinstatement phone number, you can ask for fee details, reinstatement process requirements, and other driver-related questions to OK DPS.
Where Do I Go To Reinstate My License In Oklahoma
The Department of Public Safety in Oklahoma allows the suspended/revocation license reinstatement online on the E-service website we mentioned in the online reinstatement process.
How Do I Pay My Reinstatement Fee in Oklahoma
The OK DPS allow you to pay the reinstatement fee online through a credit/debit card. If you wish to pay the reinstatement fee offline, you can send the money through a money order or check.
Conclusion: Oklahoma driver’s license reinstatement is a little more complicated process that depends on the conviction type. When your license is suspended or revoked, you must wait until the suspension period ends. As well as you need to pay the reinstatement fee through a credit/debit card or money order. After removing suspension/revocation, you will get full driving privileges.