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All first-time drivers in the state of Kansas must apply for an instruction permit. In order to apply for an instruction permit, you must:
The written exam includes the following topics:
Learners permit applicants are strongly recommended to study the Kansas Drivers Manual to learn the laws and road rules when driving the different classes of vehicles in Kansas. This manual can be studied online or a hard copy can be obtained at the local DOR or police station.
Download a complete checklist of documents and forms needed to obtain your Kansas learners permit.
Kansas learners permit applicants must submit documentation to prove identity, residence and citizenship. Examples of these documents are:
Find out more about drivers education in Kansas here.