RTMC to send Driving Licence Renewal Notices electronically
Driving Renewal Notices (DRLNs) will no longer be posted.
From 8 March 2021 onwards, the electronic DLRNs will be sent to the cell phone number or email address of the driver.
SMS or Email Notifications
- The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) will from 8 March 2021 onwards send an SMS or an email to every driver informing them when their driving licence/PrDP card will expire.
- An SMS or email will be sent on the 1st of every month to all drivers whose driving licence/PrDP card will expire within that month. For example, on 01 April 2021 the RTMC will send a SMS or Email to all drivers whose driving licence/PrDP will expire in the month of April 2021.
- In order to receive the SMS or email notification, drivers are encouraged to register their profile on https://online.natis.gov.za by clicking on “My Profile” and providing the relevant information such as their current cell number and email address.
Important to note: The RTMC will not send a follow-up SMS.