The European Union Third Directive on driving licences comes into effect on Saturday 19 January 2013. All new driving licences from this date will have to meet the terms of the Directive. The changes will affect motorcyclists, lorry, bus and minibus drivers and anyone towing a trailer.
The new style licence will look different to the existing one. All vechicle categories will be listed on the back of the licence with the dates against the relevant entitlements.
So what is different?
Below are the main changes that will come into effect on the new new licence:
For more information see here.
Posted on: 19.12.2012