Driver’s License Reinstatement Information


Reinstate Look-up Assistance, in Person

COME TO OUR OFFICE. We can help you obtain a detailed printout of what is holding your license release and advise you on the next steps. This is the best course of action.
150 2nd Ave. N., Suite 400, Nashville, TN 37201
Or call 615-862-5730

Reinstate Look-Up Online
Find the “Drivers Services” Section and click check status.
E-Service can check your status- scroll to REINSTATEMENT TOWARDS BOTTOM > View Reinstatement Requirements
Information needed to look up your reinstatement requirements online:
• Name
• Birthday
• Know your Driver’s License Number or State ID Number
• Have a cell phone OR email you can access while completing the online form.

Visit the Criminal Court Clerk’s Office

408 2nd Avenue North – Suite 2120 Nashville, TN 37201

Only go to the Hickory Hollow DMV if you have all your paperwork.

It is advised to get an appointment.

They can also help with a payment plan.

HICKORY HOLLOW IS THE ONLY DMV LOCATION that serves in-person reinstatement in Middle TN.
5216 Hickory Hollow Parkway Antioch, TN 37013

Disclaimer: The detailed DMV printout of what is holding the release of your license may include traffic tickets, criminal court fees, custody, or matters from other counties. The Nashville Defenders Office only handles criminal matters in Davidson County. The information provided does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; all information, content, and materials emailed are for general informational purposes only and may not include the most up-to-date legal or other information.