This is a Procedure on How to apply for a Temporary Driver License in Kenya in few easy steps in this guide.
A driving license is issued as an authority to allow a person to drive a motor vehicle of any class on a road. No person shall be allowed to drive a motor vehicle on road unless he is the holder of a valid driving license or a provisional license endorsed in respect of that class of vehicle. No person shall be entitled to more than one driving license, but a driving license may be endorsed to permit the holder to drive one or more classes of motor vehicle.
Driving licenses shall upon expiry be renewed on production and upon payment of the prescribed fee. The renewal period will either be valid for a period of twelve (12) months or three (3) years from the date of issue at the option of the holder.
Go to the nearest driving licence testing centre with the following:
The temporary driving licence is issued in one to two (2) weeks. Temporary licenses are issued for people not entitled to issue commercial licenses used for commercial plates purposes. They are issued in return of on providing they’ll be able submit all necessary documents.
Temporary Driver License Fees
You will need a registration fees of Ksh1500
Temporary Driver License Validity
A temporary drivers permit is valid for three (3) months
After all documents are submitted one may have to wait for two (2) to five (5) days for the temporary drivers license to be ready.
1.Must be Eighteen (18) years and above if hoping to obtain a drivers license for motor vehicles;
2.Must be sixteen (17) years and above if hoping to obtain a drivers license for motor cycles;
3.Identify the kind of car you intend to drive;
4.An applicant must ensure that he / she meets the age requirement;
5.Applicant must be in the process of obtain a full drivers license;
6.Ensure that the forms obtained for application are the right ones;
7.Must have an eye test certificate
8.Must have attended any recognized driving college and awarded a certificate
Both the number of vehicles and the population are growing in Kenya. Therefore, the demand for new or prolonged drivers licenses is getting as high as never before, because of this there is a great number of people applying for driving licenses.
You can apply for a temporary driving licence if you have applied for the renewal of your expired licence or have lost your drivers licence.
This licence is valid for only six months and can be issued at any driving licence testing centre in Kenya.