Driver’s Licence Renewal Online

Driver’s Licence Renewal Online

Driver’s Licence Renewal Online 2023. The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) is a public-sector organisation under the Ministry of Transport. It was established in 1999 by an Act of Parliament (Act 569), 1999. This ‘Act‘ enables citizens of Ghana to be able to acquire a driver’s licence which then enables them to drive on the road. In this post, we will explore how you can renew your driver’s licence in Ghana, check your vehicle registration fees, how to replace your lost driver’s licence, etc.

Renewal of Driver’s Licence

This is a mandatory process of renewing or validating a driver’s license every two years. Renewal dates are stated behind the license card

Policy of Renewal

All driver’s license holders must renew or validate their licenses every two (2) years from the date of issue of the license


  • You must be present
  • Expired license
  • One colored passport sized photograph

 Related Link: Driver’s Licence Registration Online

Procedure to Renew your Driver’s Licence

  1. You must presents with expired licence
  2. Pay for F1
  3. Undergo eye test
  4. Pay for renewal
  5. Drivers’ licence is renewed after passing of your eye test

How To Renew Your Driver’s License Online

Follow the steps below to renew your driver’s license

  1. Visit DVLA Website
  2. Enter your Username and Password 
  3. Click the Sign in button
  4. Click on Driving Licence
  5. Select Renewal of Driver’s License
  6. Pay for F1 Forms 
  7. Undergo Eye test 
  8. Pay for the Renewal cost

DVLA Proficiency Test

This is to test the proficiency of a driver upon request from an institution


  • A letter from an institution requesting for the test
  • Applicants for test shall posses a valid Driver’s Licence
  • Payment of the prescribed fee
  • Road signs and Road Marking test
  • In-traffic test
  • Submission of report to concerned the institution

Cost of Driver’s License in Ghana

  • A new driving license cost GH¢257
  • Replacement of an expired license (Renewal) cost GH¢155
  • License upgrade cost GH¢345
  • Replacement of lost driving license cost GH¢205
  • Conversion of a foreign driving license will cost GH¢445
  • The cost of a learner’s permit is GHC 160
  • Road sign test is GHC 50
  • The driving test is GHC 50

Vehicle Registration Fees

Use the FEES CALCULATOR to calculate your own fees

How to Replace your Lost Drivers’ Licence

To replace a lost Driver’s Licence, you must present a police extract and an ID card to the DVLA.


  • Document search
  • Payment of the prescribed Fees
  • Filling of the appropriate Forms
  • Authentication of Driver’s Licence
  • Eye test
  • Any other test DVLA may prescribe
  • Issuance of cover note
  • Collection of License

For More Information Contact DVLA

1 Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Cantoment

Phone: (233) 030-2746760

Phone: (233) 030-2746763

Email: [email protected]

Read Also: Ghana Card Registration & Replacement Questions & Answers

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