Apply for your driver licence history
The MVR keeps records of your driver licence details.
You can apply for a search of your driver licence or address history details. This is provided on a licence search certificate.
Before you apply
You can apply for a search of a licence history if you fit one of the following:
- it's your information
- the owner of information gave you written consent and copy of their identity (ID)
- you have legal authority to request the information
- you're from a law enforcement agency.
What licence information you can get
The licence search certificate will show the following:
- licence issue date
- class of licence held
- expiry date
- sanctions recorded
- any active demerit points.
The MVR does not keep records of traffic and parking infringements, or traffic conviction history. Contact the NT Police for this information.
You can also apply for your recorded address history. Contact the MVR if you need to do a search of other details on your records.
How to apply
You need to fill in one of the following forms:
You then have to submit your form and other documentation to the MVR by any of the below methods.
You can pay the search fee by including your Visa or MasterCard information in the payment section on the form or by calling 1300 654 628.
You can submit your form at an MVR office.
You will also need to show evidence of identity and residency and authority documents (if required).
You can pay the search fee by cash, EFTPOS, MasterCard, Visa or BasicsCard.
Send your completed form, evidence of identity and residency and authority documents (if required) to:
Motor Vehicle Registry
GPO Box 530
Darwin NT 0801
You can pay the search fee by cheque or money order.
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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