Driving License

Local Driving License

When residents are applying for a local driving license, the applicant must:

  • Complete a driving license application form.
  • Attach a Competency Certificate from the Commissioner of Police that the applicant is capable of driving and fully controlling the vehicle in respect of which the application is made or a valid foreign driving permit.
  • License fee of SR 500 for 10 years.

When non-residents are applying for a local driving license, the applicant must produce:

  • His/Her valid foreign driving license
  • Government Occupancy Permit (GOP)
  • Seychelles National Identity Card
  • Passport.

International Driving Permit

When applying for an International driving permit, the applicant must:

  1. Own a valid Seychelles driving licence
  2. Bring along one passport-size photograph
  3. Licence fee of SR500.00 for one year.


There is a fee of SR50.00 for Duplicate Driving License, both local and international driving license.

Apply for a Driving License

Download Application form, fill in your details in the required fields and drop in at our office to process the application.

Which Class do I need to drive a vehicle?

  • Class 1 (16 years+) – Motor cycle
  • Class 2 (18 years+) – Private vehicles including commercial vehicle not exceeding 2000kg
  • Class 3 (24 years+) – Taxi (Must have 5 years or more driving experience)
  • Class 4 (18 years+) – Commercial Vehicles in between 2000 kg to 5000kg
  • Class 5 (18 years+) – Private Omnibus from 10 seater onwards
  • Class 6 (24 years+) – Public Omnibus from 10 seater onwards
  • Class 7 (any other vehicle ) by name eg: Loader, Excavator, Tractor, etc.