How to Get Points off Your License in Florida

How to Get Points off Your License in Florida

If you’ve gotten a traffic ticket, you’re probably wondering how to get points off your license in Florida so that you don’t have to worry about losing your driving privilege. We’re happy to help you navigate the process.

When you pay your traffic ticket, make sure to inform the courthouse that you will be making a BDI Election!

In most cases when you receive a traffic ticket, you will have the option to elect to attend a traffic school. You must select this option at the same time that you pay your traffic ticket to prevent the points from your violation from being added to your driving record. If you pay your traffic ticket online, you can indicate that you will take traffic school there.

Select the correct option below to find the course you need.

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How to Get Points off Your License in Florida for Past Violations

Unfortunately, the only opportunity you have to remove points is to prevent them from being added in the first place. You can’t remove points that are already on your driving record unless it was caused by a clerical issue. If that is the case, you will need to contact the FLHSMV.