Texas Driving Record Information

Texas driving records, also known as MVRs, are records that provide a history of violations, suspensions, and other details about a person's driving history.

Texas Driving Record Information

Most courts require two documents for the dismissal of a traffic ticket:

  1. A Defensive Driving Course Certificate of Completion from a TEA-approved defensive driving course. When you complete our Online Defensive Driving Course, we will mail your Certificate of Completion to you.
  2. A copy of your Driver Record.

When you order a copy of your Driver Record from GetDefensive.com, you can obtain it the same day with electronic shipping or in a few days with any of our other convenient shipping methods.

Ordering Your Texas Driving Record

To get a copy of your Driver Record for just $25.00, follow these steps:

  1. Purchase your Driver's Record. Click "Register" below to begin.
  2. If you select the electronic shipping method, you will be able to login to your account within 24-hours and download your record. Otherwise, your driving record will be shipped according to the method of delivery you select during registration: Federal Express or Regular US Mail.

After we submit your order form to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the DPS will take 7 to 10 business days to process and generate your driver record. The DPS will then ship your Driver Record according to the shipping method you selected at registration.

Texas Driver Record Refund Policy

Driver Records are non-refundable once your order has been submitted to the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) for processing. If your Texas driving record is not delivered for any reason, please contact our offices at 800-851-3007.

Why do I need a copy of my Texas driving record?

If you got a ticket, many Texas courts require that you furnish a copy of your certified driver record along with a certificate of completion from an approved defensive driving provider like GetDefensive.com. Some employers may also request a copy of your standard driver record as part of a background check.

How do I order my driver record?

Simply fill-out all of the required information during online registration and we will obtain a copy of your driver record and ship it to you according to the method of delivery you select.

How long will it take to get my record from GetDefensive.com?

If you select electronic shipping, you will be able to login to your account and download your certificate within 24-hours or less. If you select US Mail, it will typically take 7-10 business days for delivery. Federal Express offers overnight, two day and third day delivery service.

Where can I get a copy of my Texas driving record?

All driver record requests must be processed by the Department of Public Safety (DPS) in Austin, Texas. You may order a copy of your driver record from the DPS in one of two ways:

  1. By requesting your driver record directly through the Department of Public Safety
  2. Ordering your record online through GetDefensive.com