Rewrite foreign driving licence - Annex 11 FeV Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

If the foreign driving licence is limited in time, this authorisation is only valid until the expiry of the time limit. In order that you can continue to use your driving licence in the Federal Republic of Germany after the expiry of these periods, the foreign driving licence must be converted into a German driving licence.

  • Proof of identity,

    (Presentation of a valid identity card or passport)

  • Foreign driving licence with official translation (the driving licence must not have expired for more than 3 years),

    The translation is not required for driving licences from Switzerland.

  • 1 current photo
  • Eye test at selected facility 11 countries ,

    according to "official note 7" of annex 11 FeV (see under "i Where can I find out more?")

  • for classes C, CE, C1, C1E, D, DE, D1 or D1E:,
    • Certificate of a visual examination according to Annex 6 No. 2 to the Ordinance on driving licences according to the prescribed model (not older than 2 years at the time of application)
    • Certificate of medical examination in accordance with Annex 5 to the Driving Licence Ordinance according to the prescribed model
    • Certificate of a supplementary medical examination in accordance with Annex 5 No. 2 to the Driving Licence Ordinance. The certificates on the medical examinations may not be older than one year at the time of application.
  • Name of the driving school,

    but only if a practical driving test must be taken (see Annex 11 of the Driving Licence Ordinance)

  • Gebührenordnung für Maßnahmen im Straßenverkehr (GebOSt)
  • Kapitel 5 Verordnung über die Zulassung von Personen zum Straßenverkehr (Fahrerlaubnis-Verordnung - FeV)
  • § 2 Straßenverkehrsgesetz (StVG) – Fahrerlaubnis und Führerschein
  • Anlage 11 FeV

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