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Translation of Indian Driving Licence

How to Apply: Download the Miscellaneous Services Form: (Click here to view) and Indian Driving License translation form: (Click here to view)
and submit along with:

  • Self attested copy of passport (first page and last page);
  • Self attested copy of visa/work permit/residence permit;
  • Self attested copy of Indian Driving License
  • Proof of Residential address in South Africa. This can be a copy of any one of the following:

    1. South African Driving license.
    2. Water or landline telephone bill displaying applicant’s address
    3. House Lease Agreement
    4. State Identification Card
    5. Note: Bank/credit card/mobile phone statements are not accepted as residence proof

  •  Any other document as specified by the Consular Officer;
  •  Fee: ZAR 405 [non-refundable] (Please see banking details for payment)
  • Account Name: Consulate General of India, Cape Town
  • Account No.: 5026 0196 272
  • Branch Code: 201409
  • Bank: First National Bank
  • Branch Address: Adderley Street, Cape Town
  • Reference: Applicant name and service required
  • Please note original proof of payment is required. Photocopy, faxed copy or scanned copy is not acceptable). Cheques are not accepted.

Note :Please carry originals of all the supporting documents to be presented to the Consular Officer (photocopies of which are to be attached with the application).

2.         The Indian driving license is valid in this country on the basis of a certificate of validity issued by the Consulate. For obtaining this certificate, fill in the form titled "Driving License Application Form", along with a copy of your passport and the copy of the driving license. It takes 5 working days to issue the certificate.