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A driving record is a history of offences recorded against your licence, and you're able to buy a copy of your own record, if you need it.

You can order 2 types of driving record online:

  • an online driving record, which cannot be used for legal proceedings, or
  • a certified driving record, which can be used for legal proceedings.
Order online
  • a MyServiceNSW Account connected to Roads and Maritime Services.

If you don't have an account you can Register now. All you need to get started is an email address, and:

  • your NSW driver licence details, or
  • the plate number of a vehicle registered in your name.

If you're unable to order online, you'll need:

  • the PDF form – 'Access to Own Personal Records Application'
  • proof of identity documents (such as passport, Photo Card)
  • detailed description of the information you'd like to access.
Order online
  1. Select the 'Order online' button.
  2. Log into your MyServiceNSW Account, or register one now. If your account is new or it was not previously connected to Roads and Maritime, enter your NSW driver licence details.
  3. Read and accept the Terms and Conditions.
  4. Select 'Buy a certified driving record' or 'Buy an online driving record'.
  5. Check and confirm your order details.
  6. Enter your payment details.
  7. Print your transaction receipt, and download your online driving record.

If you're unable to order online:

  1. Download and complete the Access to Own Personal Records Application – PDF.
  2. Make sure you attach all the required documents.
  3. Visit a service centre and submit your application with payment in person, or post to: 

Roads and Maritime Services 
Customer Administration Unit 
Locked Bag 14 
Grafton NSW 2460

Order online
  • NSW driver licence holders who have a MyServiceNSW Account connected to Roads and Maritime.
  • NSW residents who have previously held a NSW driver licence and wish to access their driving record.
Order online
  • Only the certified driving record can be used as evidence in legal proceedings or in a court of law. You cannot use an online driving record in court.
  • If you buy a certified driving record, it will be posted to you at the mailing address recorded with Roads and Maritime – you should receive it within 7 days.
  • If you require the record to be mailed to a state other than NSW, you'll need to order via post, using Access to Own Personal Records Application – PDF.
  • When you buy a certified driving record, you automatically get an online driving record as well.
  • If you buy an online driving record, it will be available immediately, and for 7 days.
Order online

Payment methods

For online or phone transactions, you can pay with:

  • credit or debit card (MasterCard, Visa, or American Express).

For transactions in person at a service centre, you can pay with:

  • cash (in Australian currency)
  • cheque (personal, bank or agency drawn)
  • money order
  • credit or debit card (MasterCard, Visa, American Express* or EFTPOS), or
  • Android Pay app.

Please note that you may need to pay a merchant fee when paying by credit or debit card.

* Unfortunately, some locations may not accept American Express.

Need help?

We’re happy to help you with this transaction.

Feel free to call us on 13 77 88 or visit a service centre

Source url: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/request-driving-record