Driver’s License Reinstatement Information


Reinstate in Person

COME TO OUR OFFICE. Where we can help you obtain a detailed printout of what is holding the release of your license. 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
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.

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.