CHARLESTON, WV – Residents can now take their learners permit test from the comfort of home.

West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Everett Frazier made the announcement this week. It means customers may now take their driver’s license knowledge test, also known as the learner’s permit, online at the DMV’s website,

Customers will need access to a computer with a keyboard, mouse, and camera to take the test; phones will not work.

Once a customer passes the test, they will be sent a link to schedule an appointment at their local DMV Regional Office where they can show their proof documents and receive their learner’s/instruction permit.

For more information, please visit the WV DMV website.