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Mobility & Transport - Road Safety

Czechia - CZ1

Issue period: 01/05/2004 - 18/01/2013

Physical description

Size: 54 x 86 mm

Format: ID-1 (credit card style)

Material: Polycarbonate (plastic card)

Colour: Pink

Security features



  • 1 Surname of the holder
  • 2 Other name(s) of the holder
  • 3 Date and place of birth
  • 4a Date of issue of the licence
  • 4b Date of expiry of the licence
  • 4c Name of the issuing authority
  • 5 Number of licence
  • 6 Photograph of the holder
  • 7 Signature of the holder
  • 8 Permanent place of residence
  • 9 category(ies) of vehicle(s) the holder is entitled to drive
  • 10 Date of first issue of each category(ies)
  • 11 Date of expiry of each category
  • 12 Additional information/restriction(s)

Categories & Codes


For more information on the corresponding categories, please check the Commission decision on equivalence.


Period of validity*

AM, A1, A, B1, B, BE, T

10 years

C1, C1E, C, CE, D1, D1E, D, DE

10 years

*This refers to the administrative validity of the document and does not necessarily reflect the holder’s right to drive.



National codes



Other health restrictions


This licence does not authorise the following activities:

a) driving a vehicle to earn money as an employed person

b) driving a vehicle to earn money as a self-employed person on the basis of a special legal act

c) driving instructor


Power clutch


Exception to the age requirement for vehicles in categories A1, A2 or A - for holders of a motor sports licence granted only for driving in a sports competition.


Restriction of licence for vehicles in category A to driving only a motorised wheelchair for the disabled


Licence only prohibits the operation of category D vehicles for public passenger transport.


Only for drivers under 21 for vehicles in category C and under 24 for vehicles in category D.


Trial period for conditional waiver of the prohibition on the activity in question


Professional drivers

  • Certificate of professional competence is issued : YES
  • Code 95 is marked on the driving licence : YES