Coronavirus Pandemic

UAE Covid: Driving licence application, renewal now online only in RAK

Staff Reporter/Ras Al Khaimah
Filed on February 24, 2021
(Wam file image)

Applicants will not be allowed at police counters.

You can apply for or renew your driving licence in Ras Al Khaimah only via the Ministry of Interior's app or website, it was announced on Wednesday.

Applicants will not be allowed at any of the RAK Police counters because of Covid-19.

DON'T MISS: Covid test must to visit RAK police stations

Col Saqr bin Sultan Al Qasimi, acting director of machinery and drivers licensure, RAK police, said the move is in line with the "digital transformation directed by the ministry".

“Using smart applications and e-channels is a win-win situation that saves the time and effort of both applicants and staffers," he said.

“The department now offers an inclusive medical check-up that all applicants for a driving licence can avail of at the RAK Hospital to ensure their fitness on the road.”

A few days back, the RAK Police announced that those who wish to visit police stations or police service centres must present a negative PCR test result. Dubai and Sharjah made similar announcements.

ERROR: Macro /ads/dfp-ad-article-new is missing!
MORE FROM Coronavirus Pandemic
MORE FROM Khaleej Times
CurrentRequestUnmodified: /apps/pbcs.dll/article?avis=KT&date=20210224&category=ARTICLE&lopenr=210229483&Ref=AR&profile=1913 macro_action: article, macro_profile: ,1913,1000 macro_adspot:
KT App Download
khaleejtimes app

All new KT app
is available
for download:

khaleejtimes - android khaleejtimes - ios khaleejtimes - HUAWEI AppGallery