You can drive in the UK for up to 12 months on a licence issued in a ‘designated country’ (Andorra, Australia, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Hong Kong, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Republic of Korea, Republic of North Macedonia, Singapore, South Africa, …
Is Singapore driving license internationally Recognised?
Unfortunately, the Singapore driving license is not as powerful. Most of the time, holding an IDP is recommended, if you plan to drive in a foreign destination. It is the only official legal document sanctioned by the UN Convention on Road Traffic.
Which countries driving Licence is valid in UK?
You’re able to drive in the UK for 12 months on a license issued in a ‘designated country’, which includes:
- Hong Kong.
- Falkland Islands.
- Republic of Korea.
- South Africa.
Can I use my international driving license in UK?
In short: International licence holders visiting the UK can drive on their valid foreign licence for up to 12 months from when they become resident. – If your licence is from the European Economic Area, you can use it until you turn 70 years old. … And then you will need to take a driving test in the UK.
Which country can use Singapore driving license?
Therefore, Singaporean motorists can use their national driver’s licence without the need to obtain an IDP in the following countries; Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Brunei, and Malaysia.
Can I have driving license in two countries?
No, you cannot have two driving license in any countries around the globe.
Can I have a UK and EU driving licence?
EU licence-holders visiting the UK can continue to drive using their EU licence without needing an International Driving Permit. … UK residents with an EU licence can exchange their licence for a UK one, if they wish to do so, without the need for a re-test.
Can I drive in Europe with a UK license?
You need to carry your UK driving licence with you. You do not need an international driving permit ( IDP ) to visit and drive in the EU , Switzerland, Iceland or Liechtenstein. You might need an IDP to drive in some EU countries and Norway if you have: a paper driving licence.
Can I drive in Spain with a UK license after Brexit?
Will my driving licence be valid? Yes, most UK drivers are still able to use their normal driving licence to drive in EU countries. There are some exceptions and what is called an International Driving Permit (IDP) may be needed. An IDP can be bought at Post Offices for £5.50.
Can I drive in Italy with UK licence after Brexit?
Drivers with a UK licence who were officially living in Italy before January 2021 can continue to use it for 12 months after the end of the Brexit transition period, the Italian government has confirmed.
Can you have 2 driving Licences UK?
The Directive does not allow drivers to have more than one EU/EEA driving licence. In the UK it is not possible to apply for a licence if you already hold another licence. However, it’s currently not an offence to hold more than one licence more generally.
Can I drive in Portugal with UK licence?
Can I still drive in Portugal on my UK licence? This means holders of UK licences are authorised to drive motor vehicles in Portugal for the first 185 days following their entry into the country, providing they are not resident.