Is it illegal to drive without a license in North Carolina?

What are the penalties if I'm stopped while driving? I have never had a license even when I lived in another state.

“If you are caught driving without a license anywhere in North Carolina, you could be issued a no operator’s license (NOL) ticket. Receiving an NOL ticket may result in a fine of up to $100 and three points added to your driving record.
To operate a vehicle legally in North Carolina, you’ll also need to maintain car insurance.
Your car insurance policy should include:
Sophie Newman
Answered on Jul 28, 2021
Sophie Newman is a writer from California. Her hobbies include brewing her own kombucha, riding horses, and taking long road trips.

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