Steps to appeal a license suspension

When the license of you or your driver is suspended or about to, then the first thing you have to do is to appeal the suspension and reinstate your license. Each and every state has different appealing policies but the general process is more or less the same in all states.

To appeal for a license suspension, you must file the appropriate documents with the appropriate agency and attend the hearing.


  • The first step is you need to find out the reason for the license suspension. Some the reasons may include: a number of traffic violations, fail to pay court fees, driving after drinking (DUI) and more.
  • Then, you have to determine is there an appeal for you. In certain cases, you are not entitled to appeal. In some other cases, you have to appeal within certain days after the issues. When your license is suspended, the court will specify how to revoke your license.
  • Next, you have to determine where you need to file your appeal. You must file an appeal with the help of an attorney and go through this site to get an idea about it. Each state has a particular procedure to request a hearing and after submitting the request, you will be provided with the date of hearing.

  • Administrative inquiry is an informal test. You will have the chance to offer evidence which includes documents and affidavits. Initially, you can make an opening statement stating that you will show all the evidence to the judge.
  • Next, you have to prepare for your hearing. You have to gather all the evidence as well as eye witness if any. The witness should attend your hearing along with you, thus making your license, not to be suspended.

By doing this, you will definitely win your case and get back your suspended license.