The International Driver's Permit consists of the following 2 documents:
An International Driver's Permit card valid for the duration you apply for and a translation of your government issued Driver’s License presented in the form of a passport size booklet translated into 12 Languages.
License holders are required to take their valid driving license when driving aboard. An International Driving Permit (IDP) is a translation of that document in 12 UN recognized languages and can assist with car rental and dealing with police and the authorities in foreign countries.
How long does it take to get an IDP?
It will take 3 to 7 days to receive your International Driver's Permit.
How do I get an IDP?
You apply online and submit the required documents (a valid copy of your current driver's license and a passport size image of yourself). We will then evaluate your application and send you your license.
What is an IDP:
Is a bespoke product for motorists wishing to drive safely and unhindered abroad. The IDP translates your valid license into 12 UN recognized languages.
Can I drive abroad with my current license?
Your current driver's license is required to be with you at all times when driving abroad. However, it is also suggested that you acquire an International License with provides a translation of your license into all major international languages and so ease any issues with police or authorities when away from home.
Note: This product is not suitable for driving in Japan.