Abu Dhabi Driving license new Online System
Last Updated procedures in respect of Abu Dhabi driving license. Index driving License Abu Dhabi is an approved agency from Abu Dhabi Traffic to do the online application and translation of foreign driving licenses.
To know all the procedures of Abu Dhabi driving license, see the options below.
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IF YOU HAVE A DIRECTLY CONVERTED LICENSE
If you have a driving license from any of these countries it is easy for you to get a driving license in Abu Dhabi.
1. United states (Temporary licenses and Under 21 licenses cannot be converted)
12- New Zealand
16- – Austria
19- Netherlands (For Netherlands nationals only+ Light Vehicles only)
20- Portugal (For Portugal nationals only)
21- Slovakia (For Slovakia nationals only)
22- Latvia (For Latvia nationals only)
23- Serbia (For Serbia nationals only)
24- Lithuania (For Lithuania nationals only)
25- Hungary (For Hungary nationals only)
27- Iceland (For Iceland nationals only)
28- Albania (For Albania nationals only)
33- South Korea
34- China (For China nationals only)
35- Hong Kong
39. South Africa
40. Cyprus (For Cyprus nationals only)
You can directly convert it to a UAE one. The first step is to do an eye test with an approved optician shop like Yateem Optician, Aljaber Optical, or Majestic Optics. You can visit the nearest optician shop of any of the mentioned approved providers as this is the first step in Abu Dhabi Traffic system now. After that you need to visit Index Legal Translation with the original driving license, original Emirates ID, copy of your visa and one personal photo. Index Legal Translation will upload your documents to the system and do the translation online to the traffic department system. You will then receive sms from traffic department that your application is approved. After that you can pay AED 600 through Abu Dhabi Police App. then visit traffic department behind Mushrif Mall and get your UAE driving license. or you can visit traffic department behind Mushrif Mall and pay AED 600 there and get your UAE driving license.
If You Have A Driving License From A Country Other Than The Above 40 Mentioned Countries
If you have a driving license from any other country other than the above mentioned 40 countries and need to get a driving license in Abu Dhabi, the first step is to do an eye test with an approved optician shop like Yateem Optician, Aljaber Optical, or Majestic Optics. You can visit the nearest optician shop of any of the mentioned approved providers as this is the first step. After that you need to visit Index Office with the original license, original UAE ID, copy of your visa and one personal photo. We will upload your details and do the translation online to the traffic department system. You will then receive sms from traffic department that your application is approved. You need then to register with the traffic department to schedule your driving test.
if you do not have a driving license or if you have an expired license
You need to open a file. The documents required for opening a file with traffic department are:
1. Valid UAE ID (Copy and Original).
2. Copy of your passport.
3. Copy of your Visa.
4. Eye Test.
5. 1 Photo.
After opening an online file with the traffic department they will schedule with you the lessons required.