New Zealand High Commission Pretoria, South Africa
Confirmation of a New Zealand Drivers Licence
Authorities of African countries or companies will often require a confirmation that your New Zealand Drivers Licence is valid.
If you need to obtain a letter of confirmation, please provide the following information to this office:
- A certified copy of your passport.
- A certified copy of both sides of your NZ driver licence (please note that your NZ driver licence still needs to be valid).
- An application fee of ZAR 320.00
By post please forward to:
New Zealand High Commission
Private Bag X27
Brooklyn Square 0075
Attention: The Consular Officer
Please note: If you are a permanent resident or a citizen of the Republic of South Africa and a holder of a valid New Zealand Drivers licence you are currently able to convert your New Zealand licence to a South African licence. To convert your licence you will need to obtain a confirmation letter and apply for the conversion at your local licensing centre.
Currently a conversion is not possible if you are a New Zealander and are in South Africa on a visitor, study or work permit.