While being on vacation or for business in Suriname it is mandatory ( if not in possession of a Surinamese Drivers license) to have an International Drivers license. At our Consulate you can submit a request for a duplicate drivers license,  a renewal  or an international drivers license. You can submit your application 2 months before the expiration date.

REQUIREMENTS :

Duplicate ( if lost) Drivers License:

  • One application form.
  • A police report with signature of police officer
  • Money- order with exact amount.
  • Three ( 3) photo’s.
  • A copy of your identification card.
  • A separate money order of $ 16 for the return mail.
  • If married a marriage certificate, divorced a certificate of divorce, if spouse died copy of certificate of decease.
  • A health certificate , certified on letterhead of physician.( not older than 1 month)

Renewal of the Drivers License:

  • all the above and a copy of old drivers license.
  • No  police report and copy identification card .

International Drivers License:

  • All the above and a copy of your national drivers license .
  • No police report and copy identification card.

WHAT ARE THE DRIVERS LICENSE PROCESSING FEES?

All categories : U$45,-

HOW TO APPLY FOR A DRIVERS LICENSE?

  • STEP ONE :  complete the online application form here
  • STEP TWO : gather all information and buy money-order and prepaid envelope.
  • STEP THREE : mail to the Consulate.

NOTE :  if your drivers license is expired longer than 1year but less than 3 years you must pay a penalty fee of U$50,- for every year.  The processing time for  a drivers license is 3 – 6 months.