1. Overview

If a driver has died, send the person’s driving licence and registration certificate (V5C) to DVLA.

Include a letter with the documents explaining:

  • your relationship to the person who has died
  • the date of death
  • their name, address and date of birth

If you do not have the V5C then just send the letter.

Send the driving licence to:


DVLA
Swansea
SA99 1AB

Send the registration document (if you have it) to:


DVLA
Swansea
SA99 1ZZ

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Please don't include any personal or financial information, for example your National Insurance or credit card numbers.