About Drivers License in Canada

Drivers License in Canada

To legally drive a car in Canada, you’ll need a driver’s licence issued by the government of your province or territory. You must have it with you whenever you’re driving. With it, you can drive anywhere in Canada.

If you have a valid licence from your home country, you’ll probably be able to use this to drive in Canada for a short time after you arrive. Check with the government of your province or territory for details.

If you plan to use a foreign driver’s licence in Canada, you should get an International Driving Permit (IDP) in your home country. An IDP will give you a translation of your licence into French and English.

The process to get a driver’s licence in Canada depends on the province or territory where you live and on your driving background. It may include:

  • a written exam on the rules of the road (you can get a study guide to help with this)
  • one or two driving tests

You may choose to pay for driving lessons to get ready for the driving tests. Search online for lessons.

Once you have a licence, you will have to renew it every so often. The expiry date will be printed on your licence.

See the transportation department in your province or territory to find out more about driver’s licences, exams and driving lessons.


Please fill out the registration form below and choose the package and all options convenient for you. We will try to take into account all your requirements and send you the schedule of your lessons by email.

We accept all possible payment methods. Choose a package convenient for you when registering.  You will receive a confirmation of your order, your lesson schedule, and an invoice for payment within 24 hours.

You can contact our office at (866) 954      if you will have any questions.

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