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driving licence

an official document or certificate authorizing a person to drive a motor vehicle
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Since June 8 the paper counterpart, or an old-style paper driving licence cannot be relied upon to carry correct or up-to-date details about endorsements or categories of vehicle someone can drive.
With this launch, Oberthur Technologies reinforces its position as a major player of the identity market with a smart card driving licence complying with international standards and the highest security certifications," commented Stephane Guilbault, Director of Oberthur Technologies' Identity Division.
Failure to implement the directive may affect road safety and makes it difficult for the Cypriots to exchange the relevant driving licences in other parts of the EU, it is noted.
When checks were made with police in the Republic, they said that the number on the driving licence was familiar to them because it had also been used on 49 other different driving licences.
The government agency has what it calls an Accuracy Co-ordination Group, whose manager Linda Weaver, says: "It is a legal requirement to hold an accurate, up-to-date driving licence, and motorists who fail to notify the DVLA of a change in name or address could face a pounds 1,000 fine.
About 60 per cent of the EU population -about 200 million people -hold a valid driving licence, many of them using cars for cross-border trips between EU countries.
THE Guild of Experienced Motorists (GEM) is pressing for motorists to be forced to carry their driving licences at all times.
The applicant would have to deposit a sum of Aa[euro]s Rs180 Aa[euro]s as courier service fee in addition to other charges mentioned officially to get the driving licence,he added.
Car hire customers simply input their driving licence number, National Insurance number and home postcode to generate the code which they then give to a rental company when collecting their vehicle.
PLANS to put the union flag on all new driving licences have been attacked as "insensitive" by Plaid Cymru.
Muscat: A unified driving licence will come into force from January 1, 2015, Royal Oman Police (ROP) said in a circular.
Sharjah: Driving schools and institutes in the emirate witnessed a huge rush on Sunday from people previously banned from obtaining a driving licence.