How to request a certificate of validity for a driving licence
Service des Titres de Circulation
23, Avenue Albert II
MC 98014 MONACO CEDEX
Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office :
(+377) 98 98 80 14
Fax : (+377) 98 98 40 36
Opening Hours : from 9.30am to 5.00pm from Monday to Friday
Principle and conditions
A certificate of validity for a driving licence authenticates the driving licence and states all the information relating to the different categories obtained. It also specifies whether a driving licence has been suspended or a ban is in force.
When moving abroad, all holders of a Monegasque driving licence must inform the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office when they cease to reside in the Principality, and must request a certificate of validity for a driving licence.
Note that the original of your valid driving licence and the certificate of validity for a driving licence must be presented to the foreign authorities of the new place of residence, so that a request to exchange the aforesaid licence can be made. This process must be carried out within the deadlines set by the foreign States.
In addition, a certificate of validity of the driving licence may be requested by the insurer of any holder of a Monegasque driving licence.
There is a fee associated with this service - Please see STC-Tarifs 2020 en vigueur
The procedures related to driving licences can be consulted on the procedure: "How to apply for a certificate for registration abroad "
Formulating the request
The request for a certificate of validity for a driving licence must be sent to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office using the appropriate form, duly completed and signed.
The form may be:
- Downloaded online Various requests (385-0021_03-2020)
- Collected from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office
All requests must be accompanied by payment in cash or by cheque or postal order (clearable in Monaco or France), made out to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office and Visa or Mastercard bank cards only, in accordance with the current fee schedule.
Submitting the application
You should submit the complete application without appointment to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office. A receipt for payment will be issued.
Collecting the certificate
The certificate of validity for a driving licence will be available within 72 hours at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office reception desk on presentation of the payment receipt.
- STC-Tarifs 2020 en vigueur 179 kB