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Exchanging a foreign driving licence for a Dutch driving licence in the Netherlands

Do you have a foreign driving licence and do you live in the Netherlands? You can drive temporarily in the Netherlands on your foreign driving licence. Later, you have to exchange your driving licence at your municipality.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Driving license, exchange

Have you acquired the professional competence to drive a truck or bus abroad?
Then you may be able to exchange this for a Dutch Declaration of Professional Competence. More information about this can be found at the RDW.

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Olst-Wijhe

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