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#driver's licence

# drivers-licence - Friday 2 July, 2021

Ten months added to expiry date on driving licences
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Ten months added to expiry date on driving licences

Jul 2nd 2021, 6:00 AM 64,330 Views 15 Comments

The extension will apply to driving licences expiring from 1 July to 31 October 2021.

# drivers-licence - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Government confirms further extension to expiry dates of driving licences
# Drivers
# Drivers

Government confirms further extension to expiry dates of driving licences

Feb 24th 2021, 7:45 AM 61,182 Views 27 Comments

A letter will be sent to every customer who is entitled to an extension.

# drivers-licence - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Around 17,000 UK driver licences in Ireland need to be traded in before the end of the year
# Brexit
# Brexit

Around 17,000 UK driver licences in Ireland need to be traded in before the end of the year

Oct 8th 2020, 1:38 PM 26,025 Views 18 Comments

The NDLS is expecting a surge in applications in the final weeks before the transition period ends on 31 December.

# drivers-licence - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Gardaí warn of scam as fraudulent Facebook page is pretending to be the National Driver Licence Service
# Scam Warning
# Scam Warning

Gardaí warn of scam as fraudulent Facebook page is pretending to be the National Driver Licence Service

Apr 12th 2020, 5:15 PM 47,083 Views 26 Comments

The National Driver Licence Service (NDLS) does not have any official social media pages.

# drivers-licence - Friday 14 June, 2019

Returning expats in 'limbo' while waiting months for driver's licence exchange
# Welcome Home
# Welcome Home

Returning expats in 'limbo' while waiting months for driver's licence exchange

Jun 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 39,313 Views 64 Comments

Motorists fear they will be forced off the road completely if insurance companies cancel their policies.

# drivers-licence - Thursday 21 March, 2019

RSA tells those living in Ireland with a UK drivers licence: 'Better to be safe than sorry, swap your licence now'
# Invalid
# Invalid

RSA tells those living in Ireland with a UK drivers licence: 'Better to be safe than sorry, swap your licence now'

Mar 21st 2019, 6:00 AM 31,677 Views 48 Comments

In the event of a no-deal Brexit the driving licence of a UK licence holder living in Ireland will no longer be recognised.

# drivers-licence - Thursday 13 September, 2018

UK drivers may have to pay extra £5 to drive in EU as licence 'may no longer be valid'
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

UK drivers may have to pay extra £5 to drive in EU as licence 'may no longer be valid'

Sep 13th 2018, 4:35 PM 23,481 Views 45 Comments

The UK’s latest policy document doesn’t rule out this applying for UK drivers in Ireland in the wake of a no-deal Brexit.

# drivers-licence - Friday 25 September, 2015

This driver tried to fool gardaí with a fake driver's licence - and failed
# Come On The Disc's A Fake
# Come On The Disc's A Fake

This driver tried to fool gardaí with a fake driver's licence - and failed

Sep 25th 2015, 12:06 PM 32,087 Views 0 Comments

They were arrested for drink-driving.

# drivers-licence - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

British and American spies hacked company that makes Irish driving licences
# Every Move You Make
# Every Move You Make

British and American spies hacked company that makes Irish driving licences

Feb 25th 2015, 6:36 AM 46,034 Views 75 Comments

Edward Snowden claims the NSA and GCHQ also targeted SIM cards used by companies including Vodafone and O2.

# drivers-licence - Monday 4 November, 2013

Dublin City Council to close motor tax offices to deal with licence backlog
# Motor Tax
# Motor Tax

Dublin City Council to close motor tax offices to deal with licence backlog

Nov 4th 2013, 9:35 AM 15,647 Views 77 Comments

The offices in Ballymun, Clondalkin and Smithfield will close for a week.

# drivers-licence - Monday 7 January, 2013

Pharmacists claim new driving licence system will have 'devastating' effect
# Driving Licence
# Driving Licence

Pharmacists claim new driving licence system will have 'devastating' effect

Jan 7th 2013, 9:01 AM 38,081 Views 158 Comments

Pharmacists say the new credit card-style driving licence system will remove the need to get photos taken at a shop.

# drivers-licence - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Photo professionals say new driver's licence system could cost jobs
# Driver's Licence
# Driver's Licence

Photo professionals say new driver's licence system could cost jobs

Nov 21st 2012, 3:35 PM 19,196 Views 52 Comments

Photo ID Professionals said that the system for the new driving licence means some photographers will lose a big part of their business.