Information for Learners Driving License Holders

Before getting a drivers license, one must obtain a learner’s license. 

The learners’ license form consists of three forms that can be collected from the office. 

        -  Application for learners license form  

        -  Application for driving license form.

        -  Medical Certificate form.

          (Click here to view forms.)

Procedure:

  • The first two forms are to be filled by the applicant. 
  • The medical certificate form is to be taken to a person of medical profession/institution such as a private doctor, public hospital, or local dispensary.
  • The completed form is to be taken down to the office whereby the fees are to be paid for.

License Categories:

  • The license categories include;

           -  Motorcycle less than 50 cc

           -  Motorcycle more than 50cc but less than 125cc (50cc – 125cc)

           -  Motorcycle more than 125cc

           -  Motor vehicle – this includes vehicles such as cars, 2WD and 4WD (double cabin) trucks.

           -  Heavy Motor Vehicle – these are vehicles with a carrying capacity exceeding 3tonnes.

           -  Common Vehicle – passenger vehicles used as a form of public transport, such as, buses and carriers.

Conditions:

  • Motorcycle less than 50cc:

           -  Persons must be 14 years and over.

  • Motorcycle 50cc – 125cc:

           -  Persons must be 16 years and over. 

  • Motorcycle more than 125cc:

           -  Persons must be 18 years and over.

  • Motor vehicle:

          -  Persons must be 18 years and over.

          -  This category is a MUST when obtaining a drivers license.

  • Heavy Motor Vehicle:

          -  Applicant must have a motor vehicle category BEFORE applying for this license category.

          -  Applicant must be 21 years and over.

          -  Applicant must have a driving experience of at least 3 years. 

  • Common vehicle:

          -  Applicant must have a motor vehicle category BEFORE applying for this license category.

          -  Applicant must be 21 years and over.

Fee:

  • VT1500 for each category.

License Duration:

  • Learner’s license is valid for 1 year from the date the license is issued. For example, if the license is issued on 10/10/10; then it will be valid until 10/10/11.
  • Within this period applicants can go for their examination at the police station to get a driver’s license.
  • If an applicant happens to fail the test or still doesn’t feel confident to drive, then the applicant can always renew the license the following year. The same fees would also apply.
  • Learner’s license payment is only accepted BEFORE 3pm during office opening hours because the receipt number has to be recorded.

General Enquiries

Constitution Building, Lini Highway
PMB 9012
Port Vila, VANUATU.

Phone: (+678) 33010
Fax: (+678) 22597