Updating driving licence
This will be an original evidence of identity document which states your gender.
If the gender on your evidence of identity document is not the same as the gender you wish to have recorded, you will also need to provide an original statutory declaration (indicating the preferred gender) and how long you have maintained that gender identity.
The counterpart licence and the photocard are mailed at a later date.
medical certificate required if the licence holder hold one of the categories C, C, D, D1 and for person of 70 years of age and over. copy of the identity card in case of a change in address / surname A full driving licence for ten years is issued, upon renewal, if no penalty points are recorded or if the penalty points imposed were less than 12.
With effect from the 19th January, 2013, licences issued for categories C, CE, C1, C1E, D, DE, D1 and D1E shall remain valid for a maximum period of five years.
Wave goodbye to that old not-so-flattering photograph because we'll help you renew your driving licence for just £4.50 - photo and postage included.
You can have your entitlement to drive withdrawn (you will not be allowed to drive) or you can be fined £1,000 for having a licence with out of date information, so it's best not to take any chances.
As from the 19th January, 2013, holders of driving licences in categories C, CE, C1, C1E, D, DE, D1 and D1E shall, when renewing their driving licence, produce a medical certificate certifying that they still comply with the minimum standard of physical and mental fitness for driving set out in the Eighth Schedule.