What you can use as evidence of identity to get or renew a driver licence.
Getting a taxi licence
If you want to drive taxis, you'll need to get a passenger endorsement on your driver licence first.
Take your test
Information to help you prepare for your test, and things you need to do on the day of your test.
The road code is a user-friendly guide to New Zealand's traffic law and safe driving practices. In this section you will find official online rode code versions for car drivers, motorcyclists, heavy vehicle drivers and cyclists. Print versions are available at stationery stores and AA shops.
You have to confirm that you are medically fit each time you apply for, renew or replace your driver licence.
Your driver licence explained
This page explains the information printed on a photo driver licence card, and the different types of driver licence that are available.
Confirming your licence details
Sometimes you may need to provide confirmation of your licence details or driving history (for example when hiring a motor vehicle or converting to an overseas licence).
Driver licensing resources
There is a wide range of resources available to you if you’re learning to drive, or you want to help someone learn.
Organ and tissue donation
You can choose to have DONOR printed on your licence if you want to be an organ donor. This page gives you important information you need to know before making that decision.