• Obtaining a Level I Limited Learner's Permit Letter

    Public Schools of Robeson County
    P.O. Box 2909, 410 Caton Road
    Lumberton, NC 28359

    TO: Students Completing Driver Education

    FROM: Driver Education Supervisor

    SUBJECT: Obtaining a Level I Limited Learner's Permit

    The following items will be needed to obtain a Level I Limited Learner's Permit:

    1. Certified copy of birth certificate.
    2. Social Security Card of printout from the Social Security Administration
    3. Driver Education Certificate. (Your Driver Education Certificate is not a permit to drive!)
    4. A Driving Eligibility Certificate (effective 8/1/98). This certificate must be obtained from your school principal or his/her designee. This certificate is valid for 30 days only.
    5. An application for a permit must be signed by both the applicant and another person. That person must be the applicant's parent or guardian if the parent or guardian resides in this state and is qualified to be a supervising driver. In all other circumstances, that person must be an adult approved by D.V.
    6. Fee of $20.00 to cover cost of Level I Limited Learner's Permit.
    7. Supervising Driver: A supervising driver must be a parent of guardian of the permit holder or license holder if a parent or guardian signed the application for the permit or license. If a parent or guardian did not sign the application, the supervising driver must be the adult who signed the application. A supervising driver must be a licensed driver who can prove he/she has been licensed to drive for at least five years.

    The following tests are required for a Level I Limited Learner's Permit:

    1. Written Test
    2. Sign Test
    3. Eye Test

    The NC Driver License Office is located at:

    301 Bypass
    4650 Kahn Drive
    Lumberton, NC 28358

    Normal hours are 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.