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Where do I get an international driving permit?

Where do I get an international driving permit?

Only two organizations in the US issue IDPs: Automobile Association of America (AAA) and American Automobile Touring Alliance (AATA). The fee for an IDP is $20 (as of 2017). An IDP can be issued immediately at an AAA branch or may take 10-15 business days by mail from AAA or AATA. An IDP is valid for one year.

Can I get an international driver’s license while abroad Australia?

If you hold a driver licence, and you’re intending to travel overseas, it’s advisable to apply for an International Driving Permit (IDP) in case you need to drive when you’re away. You can apply online for an IDP through the AAA’s NSW member, NRMA.

How do I get an international driver’s licence in Australia?

What you’ll need to apply

  1. An IDP costs $42 (AUD)
  2. You’ll need to be over 18.
  3. You’ll need a valid Australian driver’s licence.
  4. You’ll need a recent passport-sized photo – less than 3.5cm x 4.5cm (pre-cut to single photo size when presenting instore)

Can I apply online for an International Driving Permit?

They cannot be obtained online, only at selected Post Offices. Personal applications for IDPs can be made at selected Post Office branch offices. You must apply in person (this means that third party applications will not be accepted) and complete the application form available from the Post Office.

How long does IDP take to process?

approximately two weeks
How long does it take to get an IDP? It will take 5-10 minutes to fill out the application, and you can expect to receive your IDP in approximately two weeks.

Can I get an IDP while abroad?

An IDP may be reissued on the expiry of the old IDP (with a new photograph), but if you are resident abroad you may need apply for a local license. IDPs can only be issued to drivers holding a valid domestic driving license (not a foreing driving license). IDPs can only be issued to people over 18 years of age.

How long can you drive in Australia on an international licence?

three months
If you’re planning to live in Australia, you can drive with your overseas license for three months (six in Victoria) before you’ll need to have a local license. If you’re in Australia temporarily, but longer than 3 months, some states ask you to apply for a temporary drivers license.

How long is an IDP valid?

one year
How long is an International Driving Permit valid? The International Driving Permit is valid for a period of one year from the date of issuance. A new IDP must be applied for each year.

How much does a IDP cost?

Our services are free for students. There is no cost to students to book an appointment with IDP. There may be some small fees such as courier costs or document verification fees. For more information, phone or speak to your nearest IDP office or complete our enquiry form.