Guidance

INF188/6 - Can I drive while my application is with DVLA?

A guide to the rules for driving while waiting for your licence.

Documents

INF188/6 - Can I drive while my application is with DVLA?

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INF188/6 - Ga i yrru tra mae fy nghais gan DVLA?

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When you send your application to DVLA to be renewed and your licence expires (runs out) while we are processing your application, you may be able to continue driving.