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

Private Mail Bag 9012,
La Casa D'Andrea E Luciano Building,
Rue Pierre Lamy,
Port Vila, 
Republic of Vanuatu

Phone: (+678) 33010
Fax: (+678) 22597