Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Questions (2345)

Jackie Cahill


2345. Deputy Jackie Cahill asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if there are circumstances concerning the ability of a person to drive by which they will not receive a full driver licence when they submit an application for the licence in the event of a person passing their driver test and receiving a certificate of competency from the tester at the time of the test; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [31947/19]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

When applying for a first driving licence, the applicant must supply the following:

- Application form for driving licence D401 (fully completed)

- Current learner permit

- Certificate of Competency (dated within 2 years)

- National Driver Licence Service (NDLS) medical form (dated within 1 month) if required

- Evidence of Initial Basic Training for motorcyclists if required

- Evidence of Certificate of Professional Competency (CPC) if required

- Evidence of PPS number

- If the address has changed since the applicant's learner permit was issued, evidence of new address must be provided

- Photographic ID

- Evidence of residency entitlement

- Relevant fee

If an applicant cannot provide this information, they will not receive a driving licence.