Renewing your car license is our yearly duty, we hate it but we have no choice. All vehicle owners renew their car licenses religiously knowing that if they don’t, they can be fined at any given point.
Lately, the car license renewal laws have been updated and a few addendums have been added. One of the biggest frustrations is going to renew your license, getting to the front of the line after waiting for hours and not being able to renew it, I know I have been there and it’s not fun! That’s why we have decided to update you on what has changed.
Law officials have adjusted and tweaked the laws to help run a “smoother” ship. Helping to ensure that documentation and renewal notices can be sent and received by either party in a timeous and amicable manner. I don't know if everyone agrees's with this... do you feel like the ship is being run smoothly? Just because you're unhappy about your government doesn't mean you need to be uphappy with your car insurance too, get a 5-minute quick quote and see prices from over 9 providers : Proof Of Address To Renew Your License, Required Or Not:
Outstanding ETOLL Bills Affecting Your Renewal:
Proving It's Yours, Sound Familiar?
Renewing Your Disk While Living Abroad
So let's just recap, here is what you need to take with you every single year:
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Some things have stayed the same, you still need to ensure that your vehicle is in a roadworthy condition, no matter if your licence is up to date, if your car is not roadworthy, you will still be fined.
Want to know how dangerous South Africa's roads are have a look at where we rank compared to the rest of the world in our article: SA Roads Vs The Rest Of The World