How to Renew Drivers Licence in South Africa

All Gauteng residents should apply online for the renewal, bookings can be done at, while a separate page also enables customers to download the required application forms.

Gauteng motorists can book for the renewal of a driver’s licence, or apply for a professional driving permit (PDP). Once you have completed your details and advised which type of ID documentation you will be providing, you can proceed to book a day to perform the task of applying for your licence. You can then select a time to book an appointment.

  • For driver’s licence renewals, the site notes that drivers need to bring an eye test report from a registered Optometrist or Ophthalmologist on the day of your booking.
  • Your new driving licence will be ready in four to six weeks.
  • You cancontact your local licensing office to find out the cost.

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