New UK driving licence information

The new cards:
• will be issued from July 2015
• are fully compliant with the European Union 3rd Directive.

Holders of valid cards:
• do not need to replace their current card
• will receive the new style card upon renewal of their current card or if they need to replace their
current card for any reason.

Driving licence card – front of card

SGM NEW DRIVING LICENCE    SGM DRIVING LICENCE 2

Holographic feature

This feature contains a steering wheel, road and speedometer, in which the needle appears to move
when the card is held along the short edges and tilted back and forth.

Raised lettering
Surname, category entitlement and date in the bottom left hand corner of the photo will contain
raised lettering. This can be felt when a finger is run across the card and can be seen when viewed
at an angle.

Raised surface pattern
Raised tactile pattern and text positioned horizontally across the centre of the card and EU flag.
It can be felt when a finger is run across the card and can be seen when viewed at an angle.

 

New UK provisional driving licence information
The new cards:
• will be issued from July 2015.

Holders of valid cards:
• do not need to replace their current card
• will receive the new style card upon renewal of their current card or if they need to replace their
current card for any reason.

Provisional driving licence card – front of card

SGM PROVISIONAL UK DRIVING LICENCE 2    SGM PROVISIONAL DRIVING UK LICENCE

 

Holographic feature
This feature contains a steering wheel, road and speedometer, in which the needle appears to move
when the card is held along the short edges and tilted back and forth.

Raised lettering
Surname, category entitlement and date in the bottom left hand corner of the photo will contain
raised lettering. This can be felt when a finger is run across the card and can be seen when viewed
at an angle.

Raised surface pattern
Raised tactile pattern and text positioned horizontally across the centre of the card and EU flag.
It can be felt when a finger is run across the card and can be seen when viewed at an angle.

NEW UK DRIVING LICENCE INFORMATION – AND PROVISIONAL DRIVING LICENCE