Netherlands Worldwide

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

Please note: you can only apply for a driving license if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality. A driver's license is required to drive all vehicles, from mopeds to trucks. You can apply for or renew your driving license at the municipality where you live. You can also extend it online through

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Moerdijk

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