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Applying to collect a driving licence in the Netherlands

Have you passed your practical driving test? You can then collect your driving licence at your municipality. You are not allowed to drive a vehicle until you have collected your driving licence.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Applying for a driving licence

You apply for a driving license in person from the municipality. This also applies to renewing your driving licence. After about a week you can pick up your driver's license. If you need your driver's license quickly, submit an urgent application. If you apply for the driving license before 2 p.m., you can pick it up the next working day. This does cost extra money.
You make an appointment to apply for a driving licence.
You do not need to make an appointment for collection.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Culemborg