International Driving Permits for UK residents
Applying for an an IDP
International Driving Permits are issued by the
Green Flag, and full information
can be obtained by visiting these organisations websites.
Personal applications for IDPs can be made at selected Post Office branch offices.
You must apply in person (this means that third party applications will not
be accepted) and complete the application form available from the Post Office. You
must produce one of the following original valid documents:
- your UK driving licence (including paper counterpart if applicable)
- your UK pass certificate (certificate of competence to drive)
This document must be accompanied by a recent passport-sized photograph signed
on the back on normal thin photographic paper, together with some other acceptable
signed proof of identity, e.g. passport.
The Post Office acts in this as an agent for the