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DVLA opening hours: Christmas and New Year 2016

Opening times for DVLA's contact centre over Christmas and the New Year.

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Customers will be able to use our online services throughout the Christmas and New Year period.

Date Opening times
Friday 23 December 8am to midday (drivers premium line will be open until 4pm)
Christmas Eve Closed, except for the drivers premium line which will be open from 8am to midday
Christmas Day Closed
Boxing Day Closed
Tuesday 27 December Closed
Wednesday 28 December 8am to 5.30pm
Thursday 29 December 8am to 5.30pm
Friday 30 December 8am to 5.30pm
New Year’s Eve 8am to 2pm
New Year’s Day Closed
Monday 2 January Closed
Tuesday 3 January 8am to 7pm
Published 4 December 2015
Last updated 6 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added translation
  2. Opening hours updated for Christmas and New Year 2016.
  3. First published.