If you've been disqualified from driving, you can apply for your licence to be reissued at the end of the disqualification period. If you'd previously held an unrestricted licence with a good behaviour period (GBP), you'll be re-issued with this same type of licence. The GBP period will start from the date the licence is issued and last for 12 months.

What you need

  • your proof of identity documents as detailed on the form
  • your concession card details (if applicable)
  • your old licence (if you have it)
  • your contact lenses or glasses (if you wear them)
  • your medical report (if applicable)
  • the PDF forms:
    • 'Licence Application'
    • 'Good Behaviour Election/Acknowledgement'.

How to apply

  1. Download and complete the Licence Application – PDF.
  2. Download and complete the Good Behaviour Election/Acknowledgement – PDF.
  3. Make sure you have all your documentation and any additional items (if applicable).
  4. Visit a service centre and submit your application.

More information

  • When you apply for or renew a licence card or Photo Card at a service centre, it will be posted to you at no extra cost. Cards usually arrive within 10 working days.
  • If you haven’t received your card through the mail within 10 working days, please call us on 13 77 88.
  • Renewal notices are posted generally within 6 weeks of the card's expiry date.
  • For driver licence renewals or applications a receipt is provided which allows people to drive until the card arrives in the mail. The receipt is valid for 30 days.
  • Further information about centralised photocard printing is available on the Roads and Maritime Services website.

Payment methods

You can review transaction payment options on our payment methods page.