Driving Licences – EU Directive 2006/126/EEC entered into forced in its final stages as of 19 January 2013, when repealing Directive 91/439/EEC. Update of 13/03/2013
The following has been prepared by David Burrage, a retired Metropolitan Police Detective Chief Inspector. He currently lives in Spain and is the Co-founder and legal adviser for the The British Expatriates Association(Spain).
The information is posted to help clear up the confusion and misinformation about UK driving licences that exists for expatriots living in Europe.
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Contact: Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency