Virginia DUI Interlock Laws

Virginia ignition interlock laws require that any driver convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) must install an ignition interlock device, including an electronic log device, on every vehicle they own, or which is registered to them.

Here’s how to get back on the road after a DUI in Virginia – quickly, safely and legally.

Get your license back in Virgina after a DUI

After a DUI conviction, Virginia requires the installation of an ignition interlock device in a driver’s vehicle in order to obtain a restricted driving license. You may obtain your specific reinstatement requirements by requesting a personal Driver Transcript and a Compliance Summary from your local DMV. Use these documents to assist in reinstating your driving privileges

How do I get an interlock license?

  • You may apply for a restricted license order after you are convicted.

  • Report to your local VASAP office. Choose LifeSafer Ignition Interlock as your vendor. VASAP will send your installation authorization form to us.

  • Call LifeSafer Ignition Interlock at 800-634-3077 to schedule your installation. Ask about special promotions or discounts.

  • Submit proof of installation to your VASAP supervisor case manager.

  • VASAP will notify the DMV that the interlock has been installed.

  • It is important to go to the DMV to get a restricted license your hard copy license.