Class D- Chauffeurs Driver's License

Class D- Chauffeurs Driver's License

The Department of Motor Vehicle issues this license to people 18 years old and above. (If people who are 17 years old have completed a driver's education course, they are also allowed for obtaining this class of license). This license allows drivers to operate the following vehicles:
  • All vehicles that are included in class E plus any single motor vehicle that is used in commerce to transfer passenger or property if the vehicle has a GVWR of 10,001 lbs or more but less than 26,001 lbs.
  • Any combination of vehicles that are used in commerce to transport passengers or property if the vehicle has a combined vehicle weight rating of 10,001 lbs or more but less than 26,001 lbs (inclusive of a towed unit with a GVWR of more than 10,000 pounds).
  • Any vehicle designed or used for the transportation of passengers for hire or fee.
This license is not used in the transportation of materials found to be dangerous under the provisions of the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act that requires the vehicle to bear a placard under the provision of Hazardous Materials Regulations.