License Recovery

Steps to Obtaining a Restricted Driver’s License During Your Suspension:

(If you have a previous DUI conviction, you may be required to wait a year before applying for this license. If you have four or more DUI convictions within five years, you are ineligible.)

  • Serve mandatory suspension time (required period before interlock may be installed).
  • Make an appointment to have your ignition interlock installed by calling toll-free 800-499-0994.
  • Guardian will verify your eligibility for an interlock with Driver Control.
  • Have your interlock installed. Guardian will give you a certificate confirming the installation.
  • Bring the certificate to the Driver to receive your restricted license.

Steps to Reinstate Your Driver’s License After Suspension:

  • Once court court requirements are satisfied, obtain any proof necessary and file an SR-22 proof of insurance.
  • Provide proof that you have successfully completed the Drug Alcohol Safety Educational Program (DASEP) or comparable program.
  • Pass the driving skills and knowledge tests, if required.
  • Make an appointment to have your ignition interlock installed by calling toll-free 800-499-0994.
  • Have your interlock installed. Guardian will give you a certificate confirming the installation.
  • Bring proof of ignition interlock installation to the DMV, pay your reinstatement fees, and receive your restricted license.

Fees to Reinstate Your Suspended License

  • DWI/DUI and BAC test refusal suspension reinstatements: $150.
  • Class D license: $20.
  • Driving tests: $5 per test (up to $15 maximum).

For additional information, refer to your suspension notice or contact the Arkansas DFA Office of Driver Control at (501) 682-1631.

Need an Ignition Interlock in Arkansas? Start with Guardian Interlock®

Guardian Interlock offers complete installation and monitoring of an ignition interlock device on a wide range of vehicles to help you maintain compliance with Arkansas driving restrictions.

  • Most affordable interlock solution
  • Accurate technology – no false positives
  • Expert technicians to help you every step of the way
  • Direct communication with the state monitoring authorities to reduce hassles and keep you in compliance with state reporting requirements
  • 24/7/365 customer service, so you’ve always got the support you need

Get Started now. Find a Guardian Interlock installer or call toll-free 800-499-0994

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