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Requirements: Driver's License Application


The following is applicable to a code B (old code 8) Driving License for light motor vehicles.

  • Applicant must be a minimum of 18 years of age.  Most testing stations, however, will allow an applicant to apply for a test date up to 3 months prior to their 18th birthday, providing that the testing station has suitable test dates available.  The test date itself needs to be after the applicant's 18th birthday.

  • Applicant must be in possession of a valid South African green bar-coded ID Book or South African Passport or Traffic Registration Number in the case of foreigners.

  • Applicant must be in possession of a valid South African Learner’s License.

  • Applicant must be able to provide proof of residence.

  • Applicant must pass an eye test conducted by the testing station.

  • Applicant must meet the health requirements as stipulated on the application form.

  • Applicants over the age of 65 must provide a medical clearance certificate.

  • Applicant must pay the prescribed application fee applicable for that province.