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Estonia - EST3

Issue period: 08/09/2008 - 18/01/2013

Physical description

Size: 85.60 x 53.98 mm

Format: ID-1

Material: 100% polycarbonate

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*

A, B, BE

Until 65: 10 years;

above 65: 5 years

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

Until 50: 10 years;

above 50: 5 years

A1, A, B1, B, C1

2 years in the case of a provisional driving licence

*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 and R (R was valid until 1/7/2011)

Tractor, mobile machinery and tractor train



National codes




Preliminary driving licence: use of novice driver sign required. Maximum speed limit 90 km/h.

Code has validity period of 2 years.


These categories are only allowed to drive while the conscript is in the Defence Forces. The code is not used for the right to drive power-driven vehicles in subcategory C1.



Motorcycle with a power output of 25 kW or an effective engine power of maximum 0.16 kW/kg.


Professional drivers

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