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Fayette County

Fayette Circuit Court
Robert F. Stephens Circuit Courthouse

Fayette District Court
Robert F. Stephens District Courthouse

Driver's License

Renewal/Replacement Credentials.The Fayette County Office of Circuit Court Clerk has closed all of its driver’s license offices and will only process renewal and replacement applications for driver’s licenses, permits and ID cards that expired or were lost between March 1-June 30, 2020.

Payment by Mail. You can mail your application with payment to the Fayette County Office of Circuit Court Clerk at 141 Leestown Center Way, Suite 125, Lexington, KY 40511. You can pay with a check, money order or debit/credit card. A small processing fee will be applied to debit/credit card payments. Make checks and money orders payable to the Fayette County Office of Circuit Court Clerk.

Payment by Dropbox. You can place your application with payment in a secure drop box at 141 Leestown Center Way, Suite 125, Lexington. You can pay with cash, check, money order or debit/credit card. A small processing fee will be applied to debit/credit card payments. Make checks and money orders payable to the Fayette County Office of Circuit Court Clerk.

Obtaining a New, First-Time Credential. Those who need a new driver’s license, permit or ID must apply in-person and in-person services are no longer available through the Fayette County Office of Circuit Court Clerk. However, you can obtain first-time credentials at the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s Regional Driver Licensing Offices at 141 Leestown Center Way, Suite 125, Lexington, KY 40511. You can learn more about KYTC services and schedule an appointment.

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