How Much It Costs To Apply For A Driving license In Ghana
A driving license is a legal document of authorization confirming an individual to operate vehicles such as cars, buses, and motorcycles among others.
Which Institution Is Responsible For The Issuance Of Driving License?
Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority, (DVLA) is the only institution recognized by law to issue and withdraw a driver’s license. It is a public sector organization that operates under the Ministry of Transport. It was formed in the year 1999 by an Act of Parliament (Act 569), 1999. The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority, (DVLA) has replaced the previous institution Vehicle Examination and Licensing Division, (VELD).
How Long Can It Take To Get A Driving License?
In Ghana, it usually, t takes two (2) weeks for the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) to approve the application for a driving license.
How Much Does It Cost To Acquire A New Driving License?
It will cost an applicant GHC 260.00 to get his or her hands on a new driving license in Ghana. Here is the breakdown;
• Learner’s permit costs GHC 160.00.
• The driving test cost GHC 50.00.
• The cost of the road sign test is also GHC 50.00.
Prices Of Other Forms Of License Acquisition.
Apart from acquiring a new license, there are other forms one can obtain a driving license.
• Replacing an expired license which costs GHC 155.00.
• Upgrading license which costs GHC 345.00.
• Replacing the la ost license also costs GHC205.00.
• Converting foreign license cost GHC445.00.
How Do I Renew My Driving License?
The following are the procedures involved in renewing one’s driving license:
- The user should visit online.dvla.gov.gh/sign_in.
- Then the user should enter the username and the password used during registration.
- The user should click on the sign-in / log button.
- After which the user will be successfully logged in to the DVLA Portal.
Can I Drive without Driving License?
The answer to the above question is NO. One must wait for the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority, DVLA to issue the license before driving.