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Physical description

Size: 74 x 111 mm  

Format: A5

Material: Paper like

Colour: Pink

Distinctive features: Bilingual (English/Irish)

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*

A, A1, B, BE, C, C1, CE, C1E, D, DE, D1, D1E, (W), (M)

Until 70: 10 years; above 70: 3 years

*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

W

Land Tractor and Work Vehicle

 

Professional drivers

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

    Additional information

    * Prior to 19/1/13 Group 2 categories issued for 10 years below 70.