• Special learners permit driving restrictions

    ·         Display a reflectorized decal on each license plate (front/back); decals available at motor vehicle agencies, $4 per pair

    ·         No driving after 11:01 p.m. and before 5:00 a.m.

    ·         You must be accompanied in the front seat by an adult supervising driver who is at least 21 years of age and who possesses a valid New Jersey driver license and has a minimum of three years driving experience

    ·         Parent(s), guardian(s) or dependant(s) are allowed as passengers. A dependant is a permit or probationary driver's child, not siblings

    ·         Only one additional passenger is allowed unless accompanied by a parent or guardian

    ·         You can't use cell phones, hand held video games or any other hands-free interactive, wireless communication device

    ·         Seat belts must be worn at all times


    Examination permit restrictions

    ·         You must be at least 17 years old and not in suspension status

    ·         Display a reflectorized decal on each license plate (front/back); decals available at motor vehicle agencies, $4 per pair

    ·         No driving after 11:01 p.m. and before 5:00 a.m.

    ·         You must be accompanied in the front seat by an adult supervising driver who is at least 21 years of age and who possesses a valid New Jersey driver license and has a minimum of three years driving experience

    ·         Parent(s), guardian(s) or dependant(s) are allowed as passengers. A dependant is a permit or probationary driver's child, not siblings

    ·         Only one additional passenger is allowed unless accompanied by a parent or guardian

    ·         If you are at least 21 years old, there are no passenger or hour restrictions

    ·         You can't use cell phones, hand held video games or any other hands-free interactive, wireless communication device

    ·         Seatbelts must be worn at all times


    Probationary driver license restrictions

    ·         Display a reflectorized decal on each license plate (front/back); decals available at motor vehicle agencies, $4 per pair

    ·         No driving after 11:01 p.m. and before 5:00 a.m. See GDL Exemptions for exceptions due to employment or religious reasons

    ·         Parent(s), guardian(s) or dependant(s) are allowed as passengers. A dependant is a permit or probationary driver's child, not siblings

    ·         Only one additional passenger is allowed unless accompanied by a parent or guardian

    ·         You can't use cell phones, hand held video games or any other hands-free interactive, wireless communication device

    ·         Seat belts must be worn at all times


    GDL Exemptions

    ·         Permit and probationary drivers under 21 are eligible for hours-related exemptions for employment or religious reasons

    ·         Drivers must carry legible documentation on letterhead signed by the employer, organization or religious institution stating the reasons for this request

    ·         Include signature, title, address and telephone number of designated official