LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Are you REAL ID prepared?

The DMV, TSA and LAX are becoming a member of forces to prepare individuals for new federal identification necessities to board home flights.

They held a information convention Thursday morning forward of the large change coming Oct. 1.

Despite the fact that the deadline is a number of months away, officers need Californians to not wait to apply as a result of at the least a few of them will want the REAL ID to journey by air domestically.

Begin Oct. 1 travelers will not have the ability to use their older California driver’s license to board an plane. As an alternative, they may want a REAL-ID compliant driver’s license.

However there are additionally different types of identification which can be acceptable for journey. These embody U.S. passports or army identification. Different types of acceptable identification for journey are listed right here.

The DMV mentioned it’s engaged on streamlining the method to get hold of a REAL ID in order that candidates do not have to wait in line too lengthy.

DMV officers mentioned these making use of ought to go browsing to fill out the application, then collect documentation proving their identification.

Documentation could possibly be a passport or a start certificates or different doc. It would additionally require two paperwork proving residency, resembling a utility invoice, a tax invoice, or one thing related. The paperwork have to be from totally different sources, in accordance to Steve Gordon, director of the DMV.

The REAL ID will value about $37.

For extra info, go to the DMV web site.

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