Commercial driver guide

New skill testing requirements as of October 1, 2016

Anyone who will be testing on or after this date will be required to follow the revised CDL test criteria. If you take the skills test on September 30, 2016 and don’t pass, you’ll need to retest under the new 2016 requirements.

View, print, or save the 2015 CDL Guide if testing on or before September 30, 2016.

View, print, or save the 2016 CDL Guide if testing on or after October 1, 2016.

To see what changes were made for October 1, 2016, review the 2016 CDL guide change matrix. Items not referenced in this matrix were not changed.

Printed version

You can get a copy of the 2016 guide at a driver licensing office. If you live out of state or can’t get to an office, we’ll mail you one:

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