Translation of data fields on generic driver’s license of the Netherlands

This translation is provided as complementary annex to a generic Netherlands issue drivers licence. To be used with the Philippines department of transportation. LTO form no. 21 of the land transportation office in case the applicant does not dispose of an international drivers licence.

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Front of driver’s licence

Category/number

  • 1. Name
  • 2. First name
  • 3. Date and place of birth
  • 4a. Date of issue
  • 4b. Enddate of validity
  • 4c. Issuing authority
  • 5. Document number
  • 7. Signature of holder
  • 8. City of residence
  • 9. Categories [see backside]
  • 10. Since (licence obtained)
  • 11. Valid until
  • 12. Restrictions (validity date)
  • 13. Document number / BSN (civil registration number)
Dutch drivers licence front

Back of driver’s licence

Category 9 detailed

  • AM: Light Motorized Cycle
  • A1: Motorcycle less than 11 kW
  • A2: Motorcycle less than 35 kW
  • A: Motorcycle unrestricted
  • B: Motorcar less than 3.500 kg
  • C1: Motorvehicle more than 3.500 kg restricted to max. 7.500 kg
  • C: Motorvehicle more than 3.500 kg
  • D: Motorcar more than 8 passengers
  • D1: Motorcar more than 8 passengers restricted to max. 16 pax
  • +E: +trailer for cat. B-C-D
  • T: Tractor
  • RDW: State service for road transportation
Dutch drivers licence back