Registration and Licensing

Our registration and licensing focus is to harmonise policy and programs, and improve customer service and service delivery.

Latest publications and webinars

Improving Driver Licensing Programs for Indigenous Road Users and Transitioning Learnings to Other User Groups
Lack of appropriate access to driver licensing services is a barrier to employment, economic participation and access to government and non-government services by Indigenous people and other road user groups. This project provides: • service design…
Australia and New Zealand Vehicle Registration and Driver Licensing Overview 2017-18: A Transnational Survey of Laws, Procedures and Trends
This overview includes: an outline of the road safety imperative in Australia and New Zealand; a description of the key practices associated with the vehicle and driver licence pathways in the eight Australian jurisdictions and New Zealand; and a…
Damage Assessment Criteria for the Classification of Heavy Vehicle Statutory Write-Offs
This Guide has been developed by Austroads and the National Motor Vehicle Theft Reduction Council (NMVTRC) to support the consistent application of special assessment criteria for the classification of heavy written-off vehicles (HWOVs). The new…

Austroads' Registration and Licensing Task Force and their projects.

This Austroads project is examining opportunities to hamronise Australian driver licences and licensing requirements.

This page provides information about car and motorcycle driver licences issued in Australia. 

National Indentity Proofing Guidelines and the importance of driver licenses in identity management.