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Driving license renewal

The Kingdom of Bahrain e-portal has a service where you can renew your divers license and we tell you how to do it.

Posted on

27 August 2013

Last updated on 19 June 2017
Driving license renewal

Driving license renewal

The Driving License Renewal Service provides the opportunity for Bahraini drivers to renew their driving license online. In addition, kindly be aware that the renewal process is accepted three months in advance prior to the expiry date. For example, if your driver license expiry date is on 15/June, you may apply for renewal on any date after 15/March.

Drivers willing to renew their driving license must meet the indicated criteria:
• Bahraini National.
• Own a Smart Card.
• Under 60 years of age.
• Own a private vehicle or motorcycle license.

• If there are any contraventions against you, you will be directed to "Traffic Contraventions Payment" screens.
• All contraventions must be paid prior to driving license renewal. For Court Transferred Contravention(s) and GCC Contravention(s), you will need to visit General Directorate of Traffic (GDT) in order to complete your payment and driving license renewal.
• If you are above 60 years of age; you must visit General Directorate of Traffic to undergo a Medical Exam and in turn follow the renewal process as per the guidelines defined within General Directorate of Traffic.
• The driving license expiry date should not exceed three years. Note: After three years of driving license expiry date, the driver must undergo a medical examination.

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