Department’s Mission: To serve, secure, and protect the people of Tennessee.
Department’s Vision: To be a national leader in best practices that enhance public safety and customer service.
Due to a high volume of customers who need to
reinstate suspended or revoked driver licenses,
customers may experience longer than normal wait
times at state driver license reinstatement centers.
Customers can avoid the wait by paying
reinstatement fees and having licenses reissued after
reinstatement online by visiting our Online Driver
Pursuant to the State of Tennessee’s policy of non-discrimination, the Department of Safety and Homeland Security does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or military services in its policies, or in the admission of access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities.