Driver's License Training
You need a driving license to drive legally on South African roads. Before applying for a driving license, you must have a learner's license.
Different Driver's licenses are issued for the various categories of motor vehicle:
When you are done with your driving lessons this is what you need to do
Go to the nearest driving license testing centre (DLTC) to book a test date.
Take the following with you:-
- Your learner's license.
- Your identity document (ID).
- Four identical black and white photographs.
- You must first confirm with the DLTC how many photos they require before you have photos taken.
All Gauteng residents should apply online for their driving licence: https://online.natis.gov.za/#/
Complete the Application for driving license form (DL1) at the DLTC.
Keep the receipt as proof of payment and as confirmation of the test date and time.
On the date of the test, you must be at the DLTC at the specified testing time.
Your receipt and learner’s license will be verified before you proceed to the test.
You will be assessed by a qualified examiner.
If you pass the test, your fingerprints will be taken and you will undergo an eye test at the DLTC.
Alternatively, you may have an eye test performed at a qualified optometrist and submit the form at the DLTC.
If you pass the driving test, you must pay the issuing fee to receive a temporary driving license, which you will use while you wait for the ordered driving license card.
You will be notified when your driving license card is ready for collection.
You must collect your driving license at the DLTC where you made your application.