Convert a Foreign Driving Licence
You can convert your foreign driving licence to a South African (SA) one:
You have to convert your foreign driving licence within five years from obtaining your permanent residency or resuming your residency (SA citizen). This is according to the National Road Traffic Act, 1996 of South Africa.
You need the following documents to convert your foreign driving licence to a South African one:
You can apply for permission to convert a foreign driving licence at the Department of Transport and Public Works’ Driving Licence Helpdesk.
Street Address: Walk-in Centre, c/o Dorp and Loop Street, Cape Town 8000
These facility categories:
|Government Body:||(Western Cape Government)|
R45 to obtain a temporary driving licence