Generally, you’re allowed to drive in Australia with an overseas drivers license if you’re a temporary visitor. If your license isn’t written in English, you’ll need to carry a formal English translation or an International Driving Permit.
How do I convert my Indonesian drivers licence to Australia?
You will need to:
- Bring your overseas licence.
- Provide proof of your identity.
- Provide proof of Australian permanent residency.
- Complete the Licence application form.
- Pass an eyesight test.
- Pass a knowledge test unless you are exempt.
- Pass a driving test unless you are exempt.
- Pay the relevant licence fee.
Which countries driving license can be exchanged in Australia?
You may be able to exchange their overseas licence for an Australian issued driver licence without driver testing.
Recognised countries and jurisdictions
- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Do you need an international driver’s license to drive in Australia?
Licences. Drivers in Australia require a valid driver’s licence. You can drive with a foreign (English language) licence for three months. … If your licence is not in English, you need to get an International Driving Permit from the Automobile Association in your home country before coming to Australia.
Can I convert my international driving license in Australia?
If you’re a resident of Australia rather than a visitor, you’re able to drive in NSW on an overseas licence for 3 months. Within this 3 month period however, you’ll need to visit a service centre and transfer your overseas licence to a NSW driver licence.
Can I get an Australian driver’s license?
Applying for an Australian Licence. If your overseas licence ceases to be valid, you may be eligible to apply for an Australian licence. A person who enters Australia on a permanent visa or who is a permanent resident may drive on their current overseas licence for a maximum of three months after arriving in Australia.