County Driver Authorization

Pima County Driver Authorization is required for anyone operating a County vehicle or driving a personal vehicle on County business. This Administrative Procedure describes in depth the process for obtaining Driver Authorization, which, upon approval, is good for three years from the date of completion of the online Defensive Driving course. To register to take the course, contact Lisa Romero or Jay Hand at the Office of Emergency Management (724-9300).Pima County Driver Authorization is required for anyone operating a County vehicle or driving a personal vehicle on County business.

This Admin Procedure  pdf-icon describes the Driver Authorization and Qualification Procedure, which, upon approval, is good for three years from the date of completion of the online Defensive Driving course. To register to take the course, contact Lisa Romero or Jim Fisher at the Office of Emergency Management (724-9300).  The ~1 hour course must be completed on a County computer.  OEM suggests making an appointment to take the course at PECOC in the Radio Room.

After successful completion of the course, submit to the Office of Emergency Management a copy of your completion certificate, a picture of your valid driver’s license (front and back), and the two forms below. Electronic versions are acceptable, but please note that digital photos of the driver’s license are preferable to scanned images.

2020 Driver Authorization Application pdf-icon

2020 Driver Authorization Acknowledgement pdf-icon