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Tag Archives: driving license

PC operator needs driving licence

I have a query on the eligibility criteria for applying for a driving license. My work permit states salary as KD 600 and my designation ‘PC Operator.’ Am I eligible to apply for a driving license or does the designation need to change? Kindly guide please. Name withheld Answer: The …

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‘Valid driving licence must for registration, buying car’

KUWAIT CITY, July 18: Ministry of Interior has started the implementation of a new mechanism that prevents citizens and expatriates from renewing the registration of their cars or buying new cars without a valid driving license, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily quoting security sources said the driving license will be …

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GTD set to cancel all driving licences obtained ‘illegally’

KUWAIT CITY, July 12: General Traffic Department (GTD), based on directives of Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Fahd Al-Shuwa’i, has started reviewing and auditing the driving licenses of expatriates with the aim of cancelling the driving licenses that were issued illegally such as …

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Am I eligible for a driving licence?

I want to know if I am eligible for a driving licence? My details are as follows. 1. Salary on the work permit is KD 600. 2. I am a post graduate in commerce and my degree certificate is attested and translated. 3. I am a resident since March 2016 …

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‘166,000 expats among 215,000 applicants for license last year’

KUWAIT CITY, July 3: Recent statistics of the General Traffic Department indicates a total of 215,368 individuals constituting 49,644 Kuwaitis (23 percent) and 165,724 expatriates (77 percent) applied for practical and theoretical driving tests in 2017, reports Al-Rai daily. It pointed to 90 percent success rate in the theoretical test, …

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‘Beware gang issuing fake driving licenses at $800 each’

KUWAIT CITY, July 3: The Interior Ministry has warned the public about a gang which forges driving licenses issued to expatriates in exchange for $800 without the need to visit the concerned authority or pass the driving test, reports Al-Qabas daily. This came after the daily monitored an advertisement posted …

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Requirements to obtain Kuwait driving licence

What are the rules and requirements for obtaining a driving licence in Kuwait? Is attested degree certificate (not Engineering degree) with KD 450 salary is enough for getting the driving licence? Name withheld Answer: To qualify to get a driving licence in Kuwait, you must meet the following requirements. 1. Be …

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Renewal / Activation of cancelled driving licence

I took my driving licence on 7/05/2017 (1 year validity and now date expired). That time my profession mentioned was General Manager with salary KD 600. On 13/06/2017, I changed my iqama to another company with my profession mentioned as Work Supervisor with salary KD 600. After that, when I …

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Driving licence renewal for an Engineer

My driving licence was first issued in 1999 and renewed again in 2009. It is up for renewal in 2019. I am an engineer and my licence has been issued for the same post. I would like to know when I renew my licence in 2019, will it be renewed …

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Attestation of documents to acquire driving licence

I have a query on the eligibility criteria for applying for a driving licence. My work permit states salary as KD 750 and my designation ‘Technician.’ I have done BSc (Chemistry Hons) but my degree certificate is not attested. Am I eligible to apply for a driving licence or does …

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