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How to Apply for Driving Licences

To apply for driving licenes, you must, first of all, complete the relevant application forms which can be obtained on the Internet. Download forms

The application forms are also available at the enquiry counter of any of the Licensing Offices of Transport Department, the Home Affairs Department Public Enquiry Service Centres, Post Offices and through the 24-hour Enquiry Hotline (852) 2804 2600 to obtain a fax copy.

After you have completed the application form, forward it, together with relevant supporting documents and the appropriate fee, either in person or by post as appropriate, to the licensing offices concerned.

For overseas driving licence holders who wish to drive in Hong Kong, please check details here.

General Information


What You Should Note (Details)

Online Application

You can now access the following licensing services through GovHK (web site www.gov.hk):


Postal Application

Some applications associated with vehicle and driver licensing can be submitted by post. Please refer to the link below if you wish to submit your application by post:

How to Apply for Vehicle and Driver Licensing Documents by Post

Appointment Booking Service

You may choose to make an appointment for renewal of full driving licence or for an application for international driving permit. You may call the 24-hour Interactive Voice Response System of the Appointment Booking Service at 3763 8080 or logging on the GovHK (web site: www.gov.hk) to make an appointment free of charge. Having an appointment, you or your agent can renew your full driving licence or apply for an international driving permit at the designated counter of the selected Licensing Office with the completed application form and required documents during the appointed timeslot.

Online appointment booking for full driving licence renewal

Online appointment booking for International Driving Permit Application