Steps To Change Address On Your Driving Licence Online
Changing the address on your licence is a simple process, here’s how it’s done online.
Changing Your Driving Licence Address:
Change address on driving licence is a straightforward task. You will need to change the address on your driving licence whenever you move into a new home permanently. This is not required for temporary address changes if you can be easily contacted at home. Such as when you’re studying at university or on an extended holiday.
Be aware that failing to update your details on your licence, is illegal and could result in fines of up to £1,000.
To change the address on your driving licence, you’ll need:
• Driving licence Photocard
• Valid UK Passport
• National Insurance Number
• You also must not be banned from driving.
You will also need to be a resident of Great Britain and be able to provide all the addresses you’ve lived at over the last 3 years.
Simply fill out the application details as required, ensuring that all the information you’ve provided is accurate.
Once your application has been submitted, your new licence should arrive within 3 weeks. This can occasionally take a little longer, especially due to the recent pandemic.