Where is the driver number on a provisional?

Front of the licence

  1. Full.
  2. Provisional.
  3. Your personal details (1, 2 and 3)
  4. Date of licence issue (4a), expiry (4b), issuing authority (4)
  5. Driver number (5)
  6. Holder’s photograph (6 – not numbered)
  7. Holder’s signature (7)
  8. Holder’s address (8)

Where is your driving license number UK provisional?

Your driving licence number (you can find this on line 5 on your photocard licence). Your National Insurance (NI) number. The postcode on your driving licence.

What is your provisional licence number?

This is a 16-character number that’s unique to you. It appears on the photocard of your driving licence underneath the licence’s expiry date. It starts with the first five letters from your surname.

Is a provisional driving licence ID UK?

One of these measures is no longer accepting provisional driving licences as a proof of ID. Our research has shown that provisional driving licences are unreliable documents for a proof of ID. As a result we have decided, for the security of our accounts, that we will no longer accept provisional licences.

Where is the license number?

Typically, your driver’s license number is relatively easy to find. It should be prominently located on the front of your card. However, if you’ve lost your driver’s license, you may need to know your number to order a replacement.

How long does a provisional Licence last?

10 years
Your provisional driving licence will last for 10 years. But keep in mind you only have two years from the date you pass your driving theory test to take your practical driving test. If you don’t take your practical test within that time you must retake the theory test first.

Is Driver number the same as Licence number UK?

Understand your employees unique driver licence number Each licence holder in England, Scotland and Wales has a unique driver number, which is 16 characters long. The characters are constructed in the following way: 1–5: The first five characters of the surname (padded with 9s if less than 5 characters)

How can I obtain my driver’s license number?

Your driver’s license number may be printed on your vehicle registration. You might also look for canceled checks or for an expired driver’s license or ID card from previous years.

How long does a provisional licence last?

Is a provisional driving Licence proof of address?

Please see a list of commonly accepted documents below: Full driver’s licence (not provisional and only if it contains your address) Utility bill issued within the last three months (excluding mobile phone bills and insurance documents) Council tax bill or tax agency statement issued for the current year and period.

Is an out of date passport proof of ID UK?

In response to this, DBS will temporary allow expired UK passports to be used for ID checking purposes, if within 6 months of their expiry date. The applicant must be in possession of their expired passport, to use it as an identity document.

Where do I Find my Provisional Driving Licence Number?

I have a provisional driving lcience and need my driver licence number off of it. Is it number 5 the long code begining with my surname? If so, how many digits is it? I need to enter it without spaces so do I have to include the two digits that have a space before them after the rest of the code?

Where does the L stand on a provisional driving licence?

The letter ‘L’ displayed on the provisional driving licence has been placed by the DVLA since September 1999 on all GB provisional licences and confirms the holder is a learner driver.

What do the numbers on a driving licence mean?

Date of driving licence issue, photo expiry, issuing authority (4): The date displayed in 4a is the date the photocard licence was issued. 4b displays the date the photocard must be renewed and 4c displays the authority that issued the licence (DVLA). Driver number (5): Driving licence number format explained.

How old do you have to be to get provisional driving licence in UK?

Provisional licences and learner drivers Applications for a provisional driving licence can be made in Great Britain from the age of 15 years and 9 months and in Northern Ireland from 16 years and 10 months.