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Norway - N4 a

Issue period: 01/01/1998 - 28/02/2002

Physical description

Size: 85.60 x 53.98 mm

Format: ISO/IEC 7810 ID-1

Material: Polycarbonate

Colour: Pink

Distinctive features: 2 equal documents were issued (literary Norwegian (ln) and modern Norwegian (mn), FØRERKORT/NORGE and FØRARKORT/NOREG)


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*

A1, A, B, BE, (S), (T)

Until 100 years

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

Until 60: 10 years;

after 60: 5 years;

after 66: until 71;

above 70: 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


Snowmobile with or without a trailer sledge


Tractor, up to maximum design speed of 40 km/h



National codes



2-year trial period (date of expiry of the trial period)


Course in night driving not completed


Geographic restrictions (name of city/region printed on the driving licence) (code not in use after 28 February 2002)


Restricted to a specific category AM, S or T vehicle/vehicle registration number


Also applies to a specific vehicle/vehicle registration number


Also applies to fire engine (lorry) which is classified for tax purposes as motorised equipment


Also applies to driving with trailer or trailer equipment with a maximum authorised mass of (respectively) 2,000 kg and 3,500 kg - if attached to a category C or D vehicle


Entitled to drive motorised equipment


Entitled to drive motorised equipment with maximum authorised mass of 7,500 kg and motorised equipment with maximum authorised mass over 7,500 kg, at a design speed of maximum 50 km/h


Professional drivers

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