What Will Happen to My License After a DUI Conviction?

A DUI or DWUI conviction in Wyoming or South Dakota will automatically result in a license suspension. How long the suspension lasts depends on your history of DUI convictions.


In Wyoming, the length of your license suspension increases with each DUI conviction:

  • First offense: 90 days
  • Second offense: 1 year
  • Third offense: 3 years

On your fourth or subsequent offense, you could permanently lose your right to drive.

South Dakota

In South Dakota, the longest your license will ever be suspended is 1 year. However, depending on your case, it could be shorter:

  • First offense: 30 days to 1 year
  • Second offense: 180 days to 1 year
  • Third offense: 1 year