There are around 30,000 driving licences due to expire between October 2018 and February 2019. 5,000 due in St Brelade alone.
You are advised to check your licence now as you are able to renew up to 3 months in advance.
All applications received will be dealt with in the order they are received therefore if you leave your renewal until last minute you may experience a significant delay.
We suggest you submit your application as follows:
Licence expiry date Suggested renewal period
November 2018 August / September 2018
December 2018 September 2018
January 1-9, 2019 October 1-15, 2018
January 10-16, 2019 October 16-30, 2018
January 17-25, 2019 November 1-15, 2018
January 26-31, 2019 November 16-30, 2018
February 2019 December - February 2019
You can renew your licence by completing the paper application available from the Parish Hall or using the online service 'Do it online'. Please note that if you choose to provide any documents off-line, or pay off-line, these must be received by the parish within 7 days of the online application otherwise your application will be discarded.
You will need the following to make an application –
- One photograph (passport style)
- Payment of £50 for a 10-year licence
- Your current licence (if you cannot furnish this there is an additional charge of £50)
- If your name has changed since your last licence was issued (for example marriage, etc.) then you must submit the relevant documents (in this case a marriage certificate)
Please be reminded that you cannot renew your licence more than three months in advance.
Please note that if you leave your renewal to the last minute, it is quite possible that you will experience a significant delay in its return.