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For more information about Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), please visit texas.gov/covid19.

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Important COVID-19 Information

If you need information or have been impacted by COVID-19, also known as coronavirus, here are some helpful resources. Make sure to seek information from your local city and county government officials too. Be well, Texas!

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Texas Needs Supplies, Services and Equipment

The State of Texas is seeking critical equipment and capacity for medical providers, such as personal protective equipment (PPE), alternate care sites, and infection-control products. If you have products, sites, or equipment available for the state to consider procuring, please click the appropriate links below. Thanks for your support!

Texas Needs Volunteers

If you are an active or retired health care provider, a medical or nursing student, or just a Texan who wants to help, please complete the form below. We appreciate your support!

Help the Texas COVID-19 Response Efforts

Make a difference and make a secure, tax-deductible donation through the OneStar Foundation.

Are you compliant with federal REAL ID requirements?


Starting October 1, 2020, you’ll need a valid passport, a U.S. military ID, or a REAL ID-compliant driver license with a gold star to travel in the U.S.

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Got a valid passport or a gold star?
You’re compliant and good to go!

No gold star? You have options!
If your license or ID expires before October 2020, you’ll get the gold star on your next renewal. If your card expires before October 2022, you can renew up to two years ahead of time to get the gold star.

Can I renew online?
Visit www.texas.gov/dlrenewal to check your eligibility and renew your driver license or ID online, or you can visit a DPS office.

Need more info on REAL ID ?
Use the REAL ID Document Check for a customized checklist of the documents you’ll need to bring to your Driver License Office visit. Get more detailed information on REAL ID compliance at the DPS REAL ID website.

Drivers

Save your driving to see the more scenic attractions across Texas. Skip the office lines and take care of all your driving business online.

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Navigating government agencies can be tougher than dry brisket. Here you’ll find contact info and more for all the state agencies.

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Looking for a job? WorkinTexas.com is an online job search and matching system maintained by the Texas Workforce Commission and Texas Workforce Solutions.
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