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Old 08-20-2002, 03:31 PM
Church Key Kid Church Key Kid is offline
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Can you have a PO Box on your driver's license?

Can you show a PO Box address on your driver's license instead of a street address? How do people that have vehicles, but no permanent address deal with this?

I'm in Ohio, don't know if that makes a difference....
Old 08-20-2002, 03:52 PM
Fear Itself Fear Itself is offline
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I do, but I'm from Alaska; YMMV.
Old 08-20-2002, 04:02 PM
wooba wooba is offline
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I don't see why not.. even if you are not allowed to, you can get around it..
I have a PO Box that I use as my address whenever I have to give out my address for non official things.. if it says Cannot be a PO Box, I just put the street address of the location, ie.
123 Some St. # 123
Old 08-20-2002, 04:48 PM
greengeezer greengeezer is offline
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I have a PO Box on my license (California)

It does not cause any confusion, and even when I get tickets (All for low speed things, so don't lecture) the cops don't ask for the "real" address.

Originally posted by wooba
I just put the street address of the location, ie.
123 Some St. # 123
When pressured, I just use the street address of the Post Office.
I've learned to risk everything on one spin of the bottle.
Old 08-20-2002, 05:26 PM
kanicbird kanicbird is offline
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In NYS Me and my wife both have PO boxes as our address on our DL's. The DMV asked us for our mailing address (PO box) and our street address, then asked us which we would like to have on the DL.
Old 08-20-2002, 05:47 PM
Mr. Blue Sky Mr. Blue Sky is offline
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I had a PO Box address on mine back in the 80's (I'm in GA).
Old 08-20-2002, 07:35 PM
MovieMogul MovieMogul is offline
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I also had mine on my driver's license for a while, but when I got a speeding ticket, the officer told me I couldn't have just a POB and so would have to get one of those extra little slips from the DMV you keep in your wallet for changes-of-address that gave an alternate address.


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