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Physical description

Size: 75 x105 mm

Material: Cotton fibre paper

Colour: Pink

Distinctive features: Folded

Legend

  • 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

Categories

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

Category

Period of validity*

A1, A2, B,

BE, C, CE,

D, DE

Until 70, 70: 4 years,

71: 3 years,

72 - 79: 2 years,

80 or above: 1 year

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

 

National categories

National category

Description of national category

T/M

Tractor/Motorised equipment

 

Codes

National codes

Description

01.01/01.02

Glasses/contact lenses must be worn

01.02

Contact lenses must be worn

01.03

Protective goggles must be worn while driving a motorcycle

02

A well-functioning hearing aid must be used while driving

05.01

Driving is not allowed outside the time of daylight

05.01

Driving is not allowed from sunset to sunrise

10.02

Automatic transmission

20.06

Right-hand-operated 2-circuit vacuum-reinforced service brake

25.04

Right-hand-operated accelerator function

30

The following switches must be designed for right- or left-hand operation: audible warning devices, start function, lights, wipers/screenwash, dimming, direction indicators, choke and defroster.

40 (40.01)

Smooth steering mechanism subsidiary power steering

40.01

Power steering

40.12

Specially customised cuff on the rim of the steering wheel, for retaining the left hand

43

Specially customised driver's seat with side and back support, mounted on sufficiently long, smooth-running slide rails. The driver's seat can be replaced by a fastened wheelchair

43.05

Smooth-running driver's seat mounted on sufficiently long slide rails

 

Professional drivers

  • Certificate of professional competence is issued : YES
  • Code 95 is marked on the driving licence : NO

Additional information

1. Category A1 licences permit the holder to drive motorcycles without a sidecar; A2 licences permit the holder to drive motorcycles with a sidecar.

These categories do not therefore correspond to subcategories A1 and A2 as defined in directive 2006/126/EC.

Holders of a Danish A1 and/or A2 licence are entitled to an unrestricted licence, entitling them to drive vehicles in categories AM, A1, A2, and A in other EU countries.

2. Holders of a Danish B category licence are also authorised to drive motor tricycles.

This model is no longer valid for driving in Denmark, since a mandatory exchange of all licences was imposed from 1991 to 1993. Nevertheless, this licence can be renewed for a new licence issued by Denmark and has to be recognised by other EU countries until 19.01.2033.