Planning to rent a car and venturing out into the world on your own? Plan to obtain an International Driving Permit before you go.

Why Carry an IDP?

Your IDP is a valid form of identification in 150 countries worldwide and contains your name, photo and driver information. It translates your identification information into 10 languages — so it speaks the language even if you don't. Most countries highly recommend an International Driving Permit.

An IDP gives you peace of mind while you're out exploring the world!

You will need for an IDP:

  • IDP Application
  • Two original passport photos (with signature on back)
  • Valid U.S. driver's license
  • $20 USD permit fee


    How to Apply:

  • Visit a local AAA office for in-person service
  • Mail completed application, copy of both sides of driver's license, photos and $20 to nearest AAA office or to the address below:

    1000 AAA Drive
    Heathrow, FL 32746

    Attn: Mail Stop #28

    Please allow 4-6 weeks for return mail unless additional postage for express mail service is included with the application.


    Acceptable forms of payment are U.S. bank check or money order payable to AAA and these major credit cards with expiration date- Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Card. Applicants name and mailing address must be printed on the check.

    (If credit card option is chosen, please include number, expiration date, and note authorizing AAA to charge $20, and if requesting expedited mail service [FedEx] authorization for the additional charges. PO Boxes are not accepted by FedEx.)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Have more questions? Contact the your local office.