Frequently Asked Questions?

When can I get my TEMPS?

You must have completed a WI approved driver education classroom course (online or in-person) and be @ least 15 years of age. Once you have signed a contract & paid your driving lesson fees to Preferred Driver, a signed form MV3001 (required by the DMV to take your TEMPS test) will be e-mailed to you. An appointment is not necessary, just walk in with your birth certificate, social security card and sponsor (parent or legal guardian).

Is there a phone number to contact the DMV directly?

For information about WI instruction permits (TEMPS), licensing requirements or any other questions, contact the DMV @ (608) 266 - 2353

When and where can I take my driving test?

You become eligible to take your road skills test at the age of 16 and if you have held your temps for a minimum of 6 months (assuming satisfactory completion of your classroom and driving lessons). You are welcome to take your driving test at any WI DMV service center that offers it. Just make sure you are prepared before you arrive to take your driver's license test...Confidence, Common sense & Courtesy are KEY!  

How do I schedule my driving test?

Schedule ONLINE!


Call (608) 266 - 2353 to schedule via phone

*Remember - An appointment IS required to take a road test.

Is the road test waiver still available?

No, the road test waiver pilot program ended on December 31st, 2023.