How to Obtain a Motorcycle Endorsement

Option One:

 

Indiana residents who are at least 16 years and 90 days of age and hold a valid Indiana driver’s license may:

  • Successfully complete a Safety Course with an authorized Ride Safe Indiana provider
  • Bring graduation documentation when you visit a BMV Branch to receive your new credential with motorcycle endorsement

 

 

Option Two:

 

Indiana residents who are at least 16 years and 270 days of age and hold a valid Indiana driver’s license may:

  • Successfully complete a written knowledge exam at a BMV branch to obtain a motorcycle permit
  • Pass a motorcycle skills exam at an authorized Ride Safe Indiana testing location
  • Upon successful completion of the written knowledge and skills exams, visit a BMV branch with your signed and stamped motorcycle permit

If you are less than 18 years of age you must have a parent or guardian sign an Agreement of Financial Liability.

 

You may also be required to pass a standard vision screening exam. If you are less than 18 years of age when you apply for a motorcycle endorsement, you must have a parent or guardian sign an Agreement of Financial Liability.