Replace a licence

Replace a driver's licence in person

If your driver's licence, provisional licence or learner's permit is damaged, lost or stolen, you can apply for a replacement at a Service SA customer service centre.

Who is this for

This application is for people whose driver's licence or permit has been damaged, lost, or stolen.

What you need

Cost

See the fees page for driver’s licence and permit fees

What happens next

You will be given a temporary licence that is valid for a period of one calendar month or until you get the photo licence in the mail, whichever is earlier.

Your new driver’s licence/permit will be posted to you within three weeks.

Upon payment, you will be given a temporary licence. A temporary licence is valid for a period of one calendar month or until you get the photo licence in the mail, whichever is earlier.

If you have the mySA GOV app, you can access a digital version of your licence instantly. Digital passes and licences displayed in the mySA GOV app are an electronic form of your existing physical licence.

If you have not received the new licence within 21 days phone Service SA on 13 10 84. If you don't contact Service SA within 30 days of renewing your licence you may need to pay a replacement fee.

Contact Service SA

Online

Only send general enquiries online. Service SA will respond within three working days.

If the matter is urgent or is specifically about your current licence or registration, please phone or visit a customer service centre instead.

Enquire now

Phone

Post

GPO Box 1533
Adelaide SA 5001

In person

Locations and opening hours


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Page last updated 2 April 2019

Provided by:
Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
URL:
https://www.sa.gov.au/topics/driving-and-transport/drivers-and-licences/drivers-licence/replace-a-drivers-licence/replace-a-drivers-licence-in-person
Last Updated:
02/04/19
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