Driving Licences

Your first provisional driving licence for a car, moped or motorcycle online

Apply for your first provisional driving licence

You can view your licence online. To do this you need to know your driving licence number or your full name, date of birth and gender, your post code and your national insurance number. This facility will inform you of the status of your licence, its expiry date, its issue number, the vehicles you are entitled to drive (and whether this is with full or provisional entitlement) and any penalties and disqualifications.

DVLA’s driving licence facility online.

Guidance for drivers when they need to make changes to their driving licence details.

INS57P - Information on driving licences

From 19 January 2013 driving licences will look different to comply with new EU rules

Changes to the driving licence and categories

Check if you need to tell DVLA about your eyesight problem by searching the Health Conditions that could affect your driving.

Health conditions and driving

Taking your practical driving test? You'll need to know the driving eyesight rules. Last updated: 30 May 2013.

Changes to the driving licence and categories

Eyesight Rules

You can renew your driving licence online for free if you're 70

Renew Your Licence at 70

Replace a lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed driving licence

Replacing a lost licence or paper counterpart

Driver Licensing Enquiries: Telephone: 0300 790 6801