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Slovakia - SK1

Issue period: 01/01/1993 - 30/04/2004

Physical description

Size: 74 x 105 mm

Material: Paper in thermoplastic foil

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/50), A, B, C, D, E(B+E), E(C+E), E(D+E), (T)


*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



Agricultural tractors.

Mobile working machines (unless they belong to category C).

Motor vehicles in this category may be coupled with a trailer (semi-trailer).

(Definition valid from 01/01/1993 to 01/04/1997)


Agricultural and forestry tractors as well as other special motor vehicles which are not in category C; motor vehicles in this category may be coupled with a trailer

(Definition valid from 01/ 04/ 1997 to 01/ 05/ 2004)



Small motorcycles (with maximum cylinder capacity 50 cc)

(Definition valid from 01/ 01/ 1993 to 01/ 04/ 1997)


Motorcycles with maximum cylinder capacity 50 cc

(Definition valid from 01/ 04/ 1997 to 01/ 05/ 2004)



National codes


Community codes

Okuliare potrebné

Glasses are needed


Ručné riadenie

Manual control

One or more of the following harmonized codes 10,15,20,25,30,35,40,42,43,44

Skúšobná lehota

Probationary period:

The first driving entitlement is granted for a probationary period. The probationary period is 2 years and starts from the licence issue date. If a new driving entitlement is being granted or if its scope is being extended to those who were granted the driving entitlement or extension of its scope before reaching the age of 18, a new 2-year probationary period always begins under the conditions laid down for the first driving entitlement.

The current probationary period expires, even if 2 years have not elapsed. This probationary period must not be counted in the new probationary period.



Professional drivers

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

    Additional information

    Driving licence "Model SK1" is valid until 31/12/2023.

    By 01/01/2004, the text “probationary period” was recorded in the chart “Additional Records” on the back of the driving licence. The probationary period of two years was counted from the date of issue of the driving licence. Some such driving licences had, therefore, a limited validity of two years recorded in paragraph 7 (see definition of the “probationary period” in characteristics of the national codes and additional information and restrictions). After replacing such a driving licence, no validity was recorded in the new document. All categories are valid for life.

    In Slovakia, the driver to whom Directive 2003/59/EC applies is given a certificate of professional competence and a driver qualification card with code 95.