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Physical description

Size: 220 x 102 mm

Material: NEOBOND

Colour: Pink

Distinctive features: Mod. MC 701/F

Categories & Codes

Categories

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

Category

Period of validity*

A1, A, B1, B, BE

Until 50: 10 years;

50-70: 5 years;

70-80: 3 years;

above 80: 2 years

C1, C1E, C, CE

Until 65: 5 years;

above 65: 2 years

(*see comments)

D1, D1E, D, DE

Until 70: 5 years;

70-80: 3 years;

above 80: 2 years

(*see comments)

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

 

Professional drivers

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

Additional information

* To drive category D, DE, D1 or D1E vehicles, drivers aged between 60 and 68 must undergo an annual physical and mental check-up. No-one aged 68 or over is permitted to drive category D, DE, D1 or D1E vehicles.

To drive lorry-trailer combinations and articulated vehicles with a maximum gross total weight of 20 t, holders of a category CE driving licence who are aged between 65 and 68 must undergo an annual physical and mental check-up. No-one aged 68 or over is permitted to drive lorry-trailer combinations or articulated vehicles with a maximum gross total weight of 20 t or more.