The Department of Homeland Security has officially announced that they are extending the Real ID deadline to October 1st, 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
As of right now DMV offices are temporarily closed, and having this extension will help give more time to those who have yet to apply or receive their Real ID.
Read the acting secretary of Homeland Secruity’s full statement here.
Due to circumstances resulting from the #coronavirus pandemic and the national emergency declaration, DHS, as directed by President Trump, is extending the REAL ID enforcement deadline. More: https://t.co/hxTGJKxk1k
— Homeland Security (@DHSgov) March 26, 2020