Veteran photo ID cards can be used to get discounts offered to Veterans at many restaurants, hotels, stores, and other businesses. You must have a Honorable or General (Under Honorable) conditions in order to receive a card. There are three ways to obtain a veteran ID card.
- Livingston County Clerk's office
Please bring your DD-214, Federal photo ID and a smile when applying for your card. There is no fee to you. We pick up the tab!
- Secretary of State
Please bring your DD-214, Federal photo ID and a smile when applying for your card. There is no extra fee when getting the designation while renewing your drivers license. There is a $5 fee if not renewing license. (Side note: While you are there ask them how you can get your military designation on your license plate too!)
- VA website:
Apply for a Veteran ID Card (VIC)
This method will require you to log in or set up an account before you can get your ID card. The advantage of this process is that it can be done online from the comfort of home. There is no fee for this card.;
While the ID's may look different, they all serve the same purpose. You can choose to obtain all three, but only one is necessary. Please read below for frequently asked questions.