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 Driver Licensing
 

ACQUISITION OF DRIVER'S LICENSE

A Learner’s driving license has to be acquired for a period of three (3) months before the license can be applied for. Applicants must be 18years and above.

LEARNER'S LICENSE REQUIREMENTS

    • Physical presence of applicant at any DVLA office.
    • Minimum 18 years of age
    • Basic BECE or Adult Education

    TRANSFER / CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP POLICY

     
    • Vehicle must be physically inspected by a Testing Officer before change of ownership is effected
    • Transfers must only be effected;

     

    1. At the request of the owner
    2. By Owner’s authorization
    3. By Court Order (if transferor is same as present owner on DVLA Records)

    STANDARD REQUIREMENTS

    • Transfer letter from owner
    • Present vehicle for inspection
    • Vehicle documents (Forms A, Customs Documents)
    • Two (2) recent passport size pictures each of present and new owner
    • Physical presence of present and new owner (i.e. where an officer is in doubt of the authenticity of their signatures).

    PROCEDURE (Where present owner is available)

    • Study the letter with particular reference to name and signature(s)
    • Pick file and compare its content with present documents
    • If satisfied, cross-check information on documents with that of the vehicle e.g. Registration number, chassis number and engine number
    • Endorse transfer letter when satisfactory
    • Purchase and complete from ‘C’ and VRC
    • Present and new owner signs form ‘C’
    • Where an officer is in doubt of the authenticity of a signature, s(he) may request
    • For it to be signed before him or her
    • Payment of prescribed fee is made
    • Transfer is effected
    • A new roadworthy certificate is issued
     

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