AGENCY = ROAD TRAFFIC DEPARTMENT
Driving Test Application
The first phase of the Drivers Licence Test consist of a Theory Examination. Applicants are tested on their knowledge and ability of the Road Traffic Highway Code, ethics and conduct, as it relates to the rules and regulations of the Road Traffic Act.|
|This service is provided for persons needing to replace their lost, stolen or damaged driverís license.|
Note: Applicant must be the holder of a valid driverís licence.
International Driver Licence Form
|The process of issuing a Drivers Licence for driving abroad in International countries.
|This service is provided for persons learning to drive. Permit holders when driving any vehicle which he/she has not qualified by test to drive, must carry the prescribed "L" plates at the front and back of the vehicle. Permit holders should always be accompanied by a supervisor except when under going the driving test or when driving a solo motor-cycle or vehicle, other than a motor car, not constructed or adapted to carry more than one person. The supervisor must hold a current licence, other than a provisional licence to drive the class of vehicle being driven by the provisional licence holder and must have passed the driving test or held licence to drive not less than two years.
Lost Driver's Licence Form
|Research of a lost, stolen or damaged Bahamian Drivers Licence.
Non Bahamian Transfer Drivers Licence Form
|This provision allows persons holding a valid drivers licence from another country other than The Bahamas the privilege of driving legally in The Bahamas.
Note: Foreign Nationals must present an approved Immigration status to reside in The Bahamas before a Foreign Drivers Licence can be transferred. via, Residency Certificate, Work Permit, Spousal Permit.) Person must bring original documents and a photo copy of Passport, Drivers Licence and Permission to Reside.
Omni Bus Franchise Application
|This service is for the registration of a vehicle bearing a Jitney plate.
(Please note that the month of May is Public Service month when all Public Service Vehicles are licensed. Also, inspection is done twice a year for Public Service Vehicles during the month of May and October.)
Public Service Drivers Licence Application
|The Candidate must make an application to the Examiners Unit of the Road Traffic Department|
Self Drive Franchise Application
|To obtain a Self Drive Franchise an applicant must submit a completed Self Drive Franchise Application Form to the Franchise Unit of the Road Traffic Department and await approval by the Road Traffic Authority Board. Once the Board has met, notification of approval will be given to the applicant through the local media (i.e. newspaper, radio).
Taxi Cab Licence Grant Application
|Vehicles bearing a Taxi-cab plate are to be strictly used for the purpose of hire and profit. To obtain a Taxi-Cab Franchise the applicant must be in possession of a valid Public Service Drivers Licence, submit a completed Taxi-cab Franchise Application Form to the Franchise Unit of the Road Traffic Department and await approval by the Road Traffic Authority Board. Once the Board has met, notification of approval will be given to the applicant through the local media (i.e. newspaper, radio). Please note that there is currently a moratorium on the issuance of Taxi-Cab plates.
Tour Car Franchise Application
|This service is for the registration of a vehicle bearing a Tour Car Plate. Tour Car vehicles are for the operation of prearranged tour transfers or sightseeing tours.
(Please note that the month of May is Public Service month when all Public Service Vehicles are licensed. Also, inspection is done twice a year for Public Service Vehicles during the months of May and October.)
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