You must be eligible to file a Petition for Restoration or Restricted License. To determine if you are eligible to file for restoration or restricted license, please refer to your Division of Motor Vehicles Transcript.
Instructions & Procedure for Restoration of Driving Privilege
Complete the appropriate petition and order setting forth the legal basis for Restoration or Restricted Operator’s license and pay the filing fees of $89 and $24 service fees.
If you have been convicted of a Third Offense Driving While Intoxicated
The Clerk will give you a hearing date. The hearing is always set on the Court’s Docket Call day at 9:30am. Docket Call is the third Tuesday of every month.
Service will be performed on the Commonwealth's Attorney and DMV.
DMV will forward a copy of your Driving Record to the Court and the Commonwealth's Attorney
An order of evaluation for ASAP will be entered.
Once the order for evaluation has been entered, a copy will be mailed to you and ASAP. It is your responsibility to contact ASAP to set up the evaluation: John Tyler ASAP 4211 Old Hundred Rd Chester, VA 23831 (804) 796-4281
After the evaluation, ASAP will send the court their recommendation
On the hearing date that was given to you, an order will be entered granting or denying your petition
Depending on the day and time it could take up to two weeks for the judge to sign the order.