DHSMV Privacy Statement
Thank you for visiting the official web site for
the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.
We recognize that privacy is an important issue,
so we design and operate our web services with the protection of
your privacy in mind. Simply stated, our policy is to collect no
personal information about you when you visit our Web site unless
you actively choose to make such information available to us.
When you visit the Department's Web site, our Web
server automatically recognizes only the Internet domain and IP
(Internet Protocol) address from which you access our Web site.
This information does not result in the identification of your personal
e-mail address or other personal information. Any information gathered
about the number of visitors to our site and when they visit is
only captured so we can improve the content we provide you.
Certain features of our site require the use of
temporary information, sometimes referred to as "cookies". Our site
information about your session. No personal information is stored
in the cookie, and the cookie is removed when the browser is closed.
The browser must be set to accept cookies to take full advantage
of the features provided by our site. We have provided additional
information at the following link: About
If you choose to share personal information with
us by sending a message or filling out an electronic form, we will
use the information for the expressed purpose of processing your
request. Your personal information in Florida motor vehicle and
driver records is blocked in accordance with the Driver
Privacy Protection Act.
If you supply your postal or e-mail address on-line
you will only receive the information for which you provided your
address. Persons who supply their telephone numbers on-line may
receive telephone contact from us with information regarding questions
they sent on-line.
Some information, such as e-mails received, may
be saved for a designated period of time to comply with the State
of Florida's archiving policies. We will not disclose the information
to third parties or other government agencies unless required to
do so by state or federal law.
For comments or suggestions,