Land Transport (Driver Licensing) Rule 1999

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Reprint as at 16 June 2008

Land Transport (Driver Licensing) Rule 1999

(SR 1999/100)


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This rule is administered in the Ministry of Transport.

PURSUANT to the Land Transport Act 1998, the Minister of Transport makes the following ordinary rule.


Learner licences

Restricted licences

Full licences

Dangerous goods (D) endorsement

Driving instructor (I) endorsement

Passenger (P) endorsement

Forklift, roller, tracks, and wheels (special-type vehicle F, R, T and W) endorsements

Testing officer (O) endorsement

Vehicle recovery (V) endorsement

Driver identification card property of Director

General provision about medical certificates

Theory tests

Practical driving tests

Applicant for more than 1 class of licence

Certification test for testing officer

Person taking test must produce identification

Renewal of driver licence

Renewal of endorsement

Replacement of driver licence or driver identification card

Suspension of driver licences and endorsements

Revocation of driver licences and endorsements

Surrender of certain documents

Replacement driver licence or endorsement

Overseas driver licence conversion

Approval of courses

Approval of course providers

Driver licences continued in force by section 23(4) of Act

Period of validity of licences and endorsements issued under this Part

Transitional provision relating to driver licences expired, suspended, etc, when rule comes into force

Transitional provision relating to renewal of P, I, O, and V endorsement

Gazette information

Reprint notes