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ALL online application documents can be collected from the Customer Service Desk at the Crewe Road location, this is only necessary if you are collecting a paper coupon or driver’s licence.
Typically an email is sent to the email addresses provided as part of the online application process. The email will contain the payment receipt as an attachment and any further actions will be detailed in the body of the email. Some of our standard email responses for online applications contain instructions to pick up documents from DVDL.
Vehicle license renewal documents can be mailed to the owner’s mailing address on our files if requested and a paper coupon is needed. If you have renewed your licence but your postal address printed on your driver’s licence is different to your present postal address, please contact DVDL immediately.
All driver’s licence renewals that were done during the Covid-19 lockdown can be collected from the Customer Service Desk at the Crewe Road office.
It is only necessary to come to the department if your service needs cannot be met by the departments’ online services or through the Call Center.
Our offices are closed on Sundays and Public Holidays.
Visitors to the Island, who intend to rent a car/motor scooter, must first obtain a visitors permit.
As a driver with a disability, you can apply for disabled registration plates for your vehicle
Each set of personalized registration plates will cost CI$300.00 Please see our Personalised Registration plates section for more details
Please see our Personalised Registration plates section for more details.
Registration plates that are sold to the general public (never a full set) as a collector’s item. See our Souvenir Plates section for more details.
Please see our Drivers Licence Fees section for more details
You can request new registration plates at any of our offices.
You can temporarily suspend the registration of your vehicle.
New residents who intend to purchase a vehicle will be required to obtain a Cayman Islands driver licence. You may be eligible to replace your foreign licence with a Cayman Island licence.
In order to have a vehicle registered in your name, you must be the holder of a valid and unrestricted C.I. drivers licence and have proof of valid insurance. See our section on Transferring Ownership for more details.
Section 9 of the Traffic Law (2003 revision) states that the Director shall be notified within fourteen days of any alteration to the particulars/ownership of a vehicle. See our section on Transferring Ownership for more details.
Both the Vendor and Buyer need to complete the appropriate paperwork and submit it at one of our offices. See our section on Transferring Ownership for more details