What we do

We maintain registers of drivers and vehicles in Great Britain. This information helps us improve road safety, reduce vehicle related crime, support environmental initiatives and limit vehicle tax evasion.

DVLA is an executive agency of the Department for Transport.

Read more about what we do

We work on these topics

  1. Transport

    Safe and dependable transport is essential to UK society and the economy. The government is working to make rail, road, air and water transport more efficient and effective, keep them safe and secure, and reduce greenhouse gas and other emissions. Read more

We produce detailed guidance in these categories

Our policies

  1. Making roads safer

    Reducing road collisions through better driver training, tougher drink/drug driving charges, road safety campaigns and lowering speed limits

See all our policies

Our management

Contact DVLA

Office address

Longview Road
Morriston
Swansea
SA6 7JL

Vehicle registration and tax enquiries

Vehicle Customer Services
DVLA
Swansea

SA99 1AR

Lines open: Monday to Friday, 8am to 7pm
Saturday, 8am to 2pm

Driver licensing enquiries

Drivers Customer Services
Correspondence Team
DVLA
Swansea

SA6 7JL

Lines open: Monday to Friday, 8am to 7pm
Saturday, 8am to 2pm

Drivers medical enquiries

Drivers Medical Enquiries
DVLA
Swansea

SA99 1TU

Lines open: Monday to Friday, 8am to 5:30pm
Saturday, 8am to 1pm

Events and Conferencing

The Richard Ley Development Centre
Upper Forest Way
Swansea Vale
Swansea

SA7 0AN

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
  3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

Freedom of Information requests

Freedom of Information D16,
Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA),
Longview Road,
Morriston,
Swansea

SA6 7JL

Corporate information

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Find out about our commitment to publishing in the Welsh language scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use.

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