To get a learners license you must:
Have a minimum age of 14, 6 months1
Before getting a license or restricted license you must:
Have a mandatory holding period of 6 months
Have a minimum supervised driving time of 50 hours, 10 of which must be at night
Have a minimum age of 152
Restrictions during intermediate or restricted license stage:
Nighttime restrictions 11 p.m.-5 a.m.
Passenger restrictions (family members excepted unless otherwise noted) first 6 months—no more than 1 passenger younger than 18; second 6 months—no more than 3 passengers younger than 18
Minimum age at which restrictions may be lifted:
Nighttime restrictions 16
Passenger restrictions 16

1In Montana, enrollment in or completion of driver education is required for permit applicants younger than 15.

2In Montana, license applicants younger than 16 must have completed driver education.