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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 can apply for a driving license in person at the municipality. You come to the town hall for this. You can collect your driver's license after five working days. 

Urgent request

Do you need your driver's license faster? Then you submit an urgent request. You can then collect the driving license after one or two working days. You pay extra for this. 

Check the opening hours of Burgerzaken to see when you can apply for your driver's license. 

Arrange immediately

Do you want to apply for or collect your driver's license? Then make an appointment! 

Do you need a health certificate for your application?

You can request this directly online via the CBR: fill in your health declaration directly online at the CBR There is also a paper version of the health declaration. You can order this form from the municipality here. You complete the form at home and send it to the CBR.

Note: you can only apply for a driving licence if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Midden-Delfland

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