The Town of Cape Town’s Driving Licence Tests Centres (DLTCs) are performing about the clock to assist associates of the general public with applications.
Considering the fact that the reopening of DLTCs in August last yr, the centres have processed 308 283 transactions for various classes up right until the end of December 2020. Categories involved learner and driver licence purposes, among some others.
‘Our officers had to offer with all the difficulties posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, but they are committed to company shipping and delivery and are accomplishing their level best to help all candidates. The centres re-opened in August very last 12 months and the aim at the time was to prioritise the backlog and although some centres had minimal capability, officers delivered the greatest feasible provider below difficult situation ,’ reported the Mayoral Committee Member for Basic safety and Security, Alderman JP Smith.
The basket of companies available to the public at DLTCs incorporate renewal of driving licences, apps for learner and driver licences, international driving licence conversions, renewal of Experienced Driving Permits (PrDPs) and applications for replicate learner licences.
‘The City is really much informed of requests for on the web apps, especially as people steer absent from crowded locations and like to do on the web transactions as far as achievable. In this regard, the Town is waiting around on approval from the Western Cape Provincial Administration about on-line purposes for learners and driving licence appointments,’ said Alderman Smith.
There is no on the internet method for the renewal of a driving licence card. The driving licence renewal must nevertheless be completed in human being.
The Western Cape Provincial Governing administration and Countrywide Government have indicated a rollout of a pilot project with the City as shortly as the troubles with the implementation of a on line system are ironed out.