How Washington's Intermediate License law works

The full requirements of Washington's Intermediate License include:  (The law takes affect 7-1-2001.)

Step 1:  Before applying for an intermediate License a teen must:

Step 2:  Once the Intermediate License is issued:

Step 3:  After one year of driving without collisions or traffic citations:

And, beginning with step 2 and until age 18:

    Note:  The driver's parents will receive a copy of any warning letter or letter of suspension sent to the driver.


A word of thanks to Senator Tracey Eide for providing much of the information seen here, and for her efforts in promoting traffic safety through sponsorship of the Intermediate License law.

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