Drivers granted seven-month photocard licence extension
Drivers with a photocard driving licence due to expire between 1 February and 31 August 2020 will be granted a seven-month extension from the date of expiry.
The DVLA says this will help drivers to make necessary journeys without having to obtain a new photograph to renew their licence.
Driving Test Centre Open Day
Musselburgh Test centre
8th September 2018 12-3pm.
Open to the public.
Meet some driving examiners, learn about the driving test and ride along with a driving examiner, so you know what to expect when you take your test.
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