Dvla Driving Licence Renewal Form D798 Download
DVLA Driving Licence Renewal Form D798 Download
If you need to renew your driving licence, you can download the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798 from the GOV.UK website. This form is for drivers who have a photocard driving licence that is due to expire or has expired in the last two years. You can also use this form to change your name, address or photo on your driving licence.
How to download the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798
To download the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798, you need to visit the GOV.UK website and follow these steps:
Click on the link that says "Download and order DVLA forms".
Scroll down to the section that says "Driving licences".
Click on the link that says "Application for renewal of a GB photocard driving licence (D798)".
Click on the link that says "Download 'Application for renewal of a GB photocard driving licence (D798)' (PDF, 1.9MB)".
Save the PDF file to your computer or device.
Print out the form and fill it in with a black ballpoint pen.
How to fill in the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798
To fill in the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798, you need to follow the instructions on the form and provide the following information:
Your personal details, such as your name, address, date of birth and nationality.
Your current driving licence number and expiry date.
The reason for renewing your driving licence, such as age, medical condition or change of details.
The type of vehicle you are entitled to drive, such as car, motorcycle or bus.
Whether you want to donate your organs or not.
Whether you have any medical conditions that may affect your ability to drive safely.
Whether you have any endorsements or disqualifications on your driving record.
Your signature and date.
You also need to enclose a recent colour passport-style photo of yourself and the appropriate fee. The fee for renewing your driving licence is 14 if you apply online or 17 if you apply by post. You can pay by cheque or postal order made payable to DVLA. Do not send cash or credit/debit card details.
How to send the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798
To send the DVLA driving licence renewal form D798, you need to use the envelope provided with the form and post it to:
You should also include your current photocard driving licence if you have one. If you do not have a photocard driving licence, you need to send your paper counterpart and one of the following documents as proof of your identity:
A valid UK passport.
A biometric residence permit issued in the UK.
A European Union or European Economic Area national identity card.
A travel document issued by the Home Office.
You should receive your new photocard driving licence within three weeks of sending your application. If you do not receive it within this time, you can contact DVLA on 0300 790 6801 or email them at email@example.com.