Provisional Driving Licence
You can apply for a provisional driving licence using the driving licence application form, at a cost of £15.00. A provisional licence is only valid for 3 months. You must apply in person at the Licensing Bureau, as a photograph will be required.
Exchange a Foreign Driving Licence
All persons holding a valid foreign driving licence can drive in the Falkland Islands for up to 12 months, cumulative. Within this 12 month cumulative period you must apply for a Falkland Islands driving licence.
To obtain a Falkland Islands driving licence you need to apply in person at the Licensing Bureau, bringing with you:
- Foreign driving licence
- Confirmation from the issuing authority that your licence is valid, including details of any endorsements and vehicle entitlements (see DVLA website for UK driving licences). This confirmation must be in English or come with an official translation by an approved translator.
Photocard Driving Licence
Photocard driving licences are available, at a cost of £5.20. You can apply using the driving licence application form. You must apply in person at the Licensing Bureau, as a photograph and your signature will be required.