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International Driving Licence

The International Driving Licence is valid for one year only

International Driving Licence

An International Driving Licence is valid for one year only and may be applied for by presenting a valid Danish Driving Licence.

Where to apply

  • In person at the Embassy in Pretoria or at a local Danish Consulate.
  • If you are applying at the Embassy you must book an appointment. Please email us on
  • International Driving Licences are issued centrally in Denmark and the processing time is min. 3-4 weeks but may take longer.

You have to submit

  • A valid Danish Driving Licence
  • Your passport (or Birth Certificate)
  • One colour passport photo (3.5 x 4.5 cm) taken face on. Your head must measure between 3.0 and 3.6 cm from the bottom of your chin to the top of your hair. Check out the guidelines for photos here.
  • One completed application form
  • Fee is R735 (EFT or credit card only)
Embassy of Denmark

iParioli Office Park, Block B2
1166 Park Street
Hatfield 0083

Phone +27 (0) 12 430 9340