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How to renew your driving license


After 10 years it's up to us! You are wondering what? The unpleasant task of renew the license. When the license expires, we are often unprepared about the necessary documents and the procedures to follow for renewal. Here's what to do if your driving license has expired, following the rules of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport.

How to renew your license. The categories
Depending on the age and type of license, the expiry date changes: in any case, the expiration date shown on the license is valid.

CATEGORY A:

  • Those under 50: 10 years of validity
  • Who is between 50 and 70 years old: 5 years of validity
  • Who is over 70 years old: 3 years of validity

B CATEGORY:

  • Those under 50: 10 years of validity
  • Who is between 50 and 70 years old: 5 years of validity
  • Who is over 70: 3 years of validity

CATEGORY C:

  • Those under 65: 5 years of validity
  • Those over 65: 2 years of validity

CATEGORY D:

  • Those under the age of 60: 5 years of validity
  • Who is over 60: 1 year of validity

How to renew your license. Medical examination
Renewal is necessary to understand if the person who owns the driving license can be physically and mentally fit to drive. According to Article 119 of the Highway Code, for renewal it is necessary to make an assessment visit to the local health authority of the competent territory, with particular attention to the aspect related to sight.

How to renew your license. Methods and costs
The manner and costs depend on the category of license to be renewed. Before carrying out the medical examination, it is necessary to make a payment of 9.00 euros to the current account 9001 using the pre-printed bulletins found at the Post Office or the motorization registered to the Ministry of Transport together with a revenue stamp of € 14.62. After the visit, in the positive case, a certificate will be issued which will be used until the issue of the renewal stamp to be applied to the license certifying its validity. Waiting times are approximately 30 days. For information on the status of the case there is the toll-free number 800 232323.

How to renew your driving license. Loss or deterioration of the driving license
In case of loss, it is necessary to report to the police and present yourself with an identity document and two passport photos. This will give you a provisional driving permit. The technical time for issuing the new license is 45 days.

In the case of a damaged driving license, it will be necessary to make a payment of 9 euros to the current account 9001 and another payment of 29.24 to the current account 4028 in the name of the Ministry of Transport. Bring the payments to the operator together with two passport photos and a front and back photocopy of the damaged document. At the moment a provisional permit will be issued pending the arrival of the driving license at home.


Video: How to renew your driver license online (October 2020).