Montana SR22 Insurance & Filing Information
SR22 insurance is a specific liability insurance that many states require of drunk drivers. Montana is not one of these states.
There is no SR22 insurance requirement in Montana!
However, if you live in Montana, and you get a DUI (or related offense) in another state, that state may require you to buy SR22 insurance. Similarly, if you get a DUI in Montana, and you then move to another state, your new state may require you to file proof of SR22 insurance.
How to Get Your Montana Driver's License Back after a DUI
To get your Montana driver's license reinstated after a DUI, you will need to:
- Pay a reinstatement fee of $200.
- Attend an ACT Program.
- Attend alcohol treatment (if recommended).
- Possibly install an ignition interlock device in your vehicle.
Montana Ignition Interlock Law
If you are convicted of a DUI in Montana, you may be required to install an ignition interlock device (IID) in your vehicle(s). If this is your second or subsequent offense, and you are issued a probationary license, you will be required to install an IID in your vehicle(s). If this is your fourth or subsequent offense, you will be required to install an IID as a condition of probation.
The costs of the ignition interlock program vary slightly by vendor, but there are set-up fees and a monthly bill of about $75.
Montana Approved IID Vendors:
Mountain Peaks, Inc. 866-453-6784
Consumer Safety Technology, Inc. 877-777-5020
Big Sky Ignition Interlock 406-599-5362
DMB Interlock & Safety Services, Inc. 406-698-7297
Smart Start, Inc. 800-880-3394
For More Information:
Still have questions? Contact the Montana Motor Vehicle Division directly at 406-444-3933 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Montana DUI Resources
Montana DUI First Offense - Detailed first offense information including punishments after a first offense DUI in Montana.
Montana DUI Laws - Complete overview of Montana DUI laws including all offense levels.
Montana DUI Lawyers - Contact one of our Montana DUI lawyers today to discuss your pending DUI case.
Montana Substance Abuse Programs - We offer a complete listing of Montana approved substance abuse and alcohol treatment programs.