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Ministry of Works & Transport

Transport Division- FAQ's

Transport Division- FAQ's Printable Version

REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY FOR A DRIVER’S PERMIT

- FIRST ISSUE


STEP 1: The first step in obtaining a driver’s permit for either a Class, 1, 2 or 3 entails acquiring a
              Provisional Permit.


Class 1 - Motor Cycle Class 2 - Wheel Tractor Class 3 - Light Motor Vehicle

Requirements to obtain a Provisional Permit are as follows:-

i. Applicants must be at least 17 years of age
ii. Application Form No.4 must be completed
iii. Applicants must provide any two forms of ID (Electoral Identification Card, Birth Certificate or Passport)
iv. An Affidavit or Deed of Poll (if the name on the Birth Certificate and other documents differ).
v. Three (passport size photographs (portraits with green background)
(The photographs taken should not be taken more than six months before the date of the submission of the application)
vi. A fee of $210.00 (Provisional Permit - $35.00 & Study Guide & Highway Code - $175.00)
vii. For a Class 2 application or an applicant who is differently abled is required to complete “Form of Medical Certificate” No. 12 *
*(The applicant must produce a recent passport size photograph prior to the application.
viii. Applicants are required to perform a Vision Test

STEP 2: Upon passing a Vision Test, the applicant will be issued the following:-
  •  Provisional Permit
  •  Study Guide and Highway Code
  •  Knowledge Test Appointment*
Notes:

  • Only applicants who passed the knowledge test/regulations, will be given an appointment for the driving test
  • Applicants who have failed the knowledge /Regulation or Driving Test and wish to apply for re-examination are required to pay $175.00.

STEP 3: Upon Passing the Driving Test*, the applicant will be issued the following:-
  • Driver’s Permit - $500.00*
  • Certificate of Competence - $ 35.00*
*(The fees are paid after passing the Driving Test)
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