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types of driver’s licenses

There are 3 general types of driver’s licenses: (1) the commercial driver’s license; (2) the chauffeur’s license; and (3) the personal vehicle driver’s license. The 3 types of commercial drivers are Class A, B, and C licenses.

Types of Driver’s Licenses Issued by the DMV
  • Class A, Class B, Class C and Commercial (CDL) licenses. People 21 years of age or older are entitled to apply for a Class A driver’s license. …
  • Operator, Class D. …
  • Taxi and Livery, Class E. …
  • Motorcycle, Class MJ. …
  • Junior License, Class DJ.
    What are the 3 types of CDL license?
    There are three classes of CDLs that determine the kinds of vehicles you’re permitted to drive: Class A, Class B, and Class C. CDL classification is also determined by the vehicle’s gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) and other specific requirements.