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  1. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Hi everyone, There are many resources on the internet which talk about the possibility of simply "converting" Australian Full Driver License to UAE Driver License. Is this same conversion possible if I have Australian Provisional Driver License? Resources...
  2. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi, I hold a NZ Restricted driver's licence, and may be moving to Sydney soon. I have checked the RMS website linked below, and it does state holding "a current New Zealand licence (not a learner or paper licence)" gets an exemption from knowledge and driving tests, which is great! :) I wanted...
  3. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    My wife and I exchanged our Colorado Driver's Licenses for French ones two or three months ago. My wife was looking at hers last night and noticed that they used her maiden name (her married name isn't on it anywhere). She mentioned this to a woman in her language class who had the same...
  4. South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    I have a SA Retirement visa issued for the standard 4 years, 3 years remaining. What are the main advantages to getting a PR visa, if I can just renew the retirement visa every 4 years? It seems it takes 2 years for the PR, and then I may be subject to income taxes? I know with the PR I can get...
  5. General Expat Discussions
    Hi, I am new to this forum and will be starting a roving retirement in a month. We are planning on driving through Mexico and Central America and I have a couple of questions for those experienced with this type of lifestyle. 1. I was born/raised in England but became a naturalized USA Citizen...
  6. Japan Expat Forum for Expats Living in Japan
    Hello I just have one question for now. Firstly the question is what document, would prove that youve lived in the country for 3 months after the license was issued? ok so I have a passport, it was issued on oct 2009 so just because it was issued on that date, that doesnt necessarily prove ive...
  7. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi all, I will be moving to Australia (NSW) next year and I was thinking of obtaining a driver license when I get there. I am a 35 years old Finnish citizen and I do not have any previous experience in driving a car. Could you kindly advise me how to get a driver license in NSW? And what would...
  8. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi everyone, my first post on here. I have looked at lot's of driving related article's, but can't find one which really relates to my question, and was hoping someone on here could help. Over the christmas period I was flashed by a speed camera (only marginally over the limit), so 1 point...
  9. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Dear All If you can help me based on your experience with below 2 questions, I will very much appreciate it! 1. to meet the 2 years living in regional area requirement( for a 489, formerly knowns as 475 state sponsored visa), is one allowed to go back to the home country for a couple of weeks? a...
  10. Coffee Lounge
    I have been living and working in NZ for the last 2.5 years (loving every minute) and going back to visit the Uk in December to attend a wedding and see family and friends etc. Although I have an NZ driving licence I stll have my UK driving licence. Just wondering if anyone can help/advise...
  11. Thailand Expat Forum for Expats Living in Thailand
    Hi All, I have been looking around the Island and have thus far found a few Bike Rentals that have quoted 3,000 Baht a month for the smaller mopeds (Honda Click etc). My partner and I have decided to go for one bike to share between us so will need on of the bigger bikes for comfort...
  12. Thailand Expat Forum for Expats Living in Thailand
    I currently am in Thailand on a ED visa. I have an International Drivers license and one from my home state of Texas. A friend told me I could go to the Thai Motor Vehicle Department and get a Thai drivers license, with a minimum of fuss, essentially just fill out the form with my two (Intl &...
  13. Thailand Expat Forum for Expats Living in Thailand
    I wanted to hear what make and model scooter everyone is riding. I know the Honda Dream and Wave are popular, but what features made you pick the one you ride? What features did you wish it had? What can you do without, auto transmission, EFI, etc.?
  14. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I hold dual NZ/UK passports. Moved to UK a while back and want to swap my NZ licence to a UK one and I don't want the hassle of sitting the test. I know that you can drive on a NZ licence for 12 months and can apply for a UK licence within 12 months of coming to live in UK. So my question is...
  15. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    I'm currently residing in the UK on a spouse visa. I'm American and my husband is English. I know that I can drive on my US license for 12 months but is it necessary to get a UK license? I arrived in August 2008 and I will be visiting the US in May 2009 for one month. When I return back to...
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