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Can I make a learner's or driver's license appointment on behalf of somebody else?
No, the applicant must apply in person.
What do I need to apply for a learner's licence?

The application fee for a learner's licence is R99. You must bring along two photographs of yourself as well as your identity document.
How old must I be before I can get a learner's licence?

Light motor vehicles: you must be at least 17 years of age.
Motorcycles less than 125cc: you must be at least 16 years of age. Motorcycles greater than 125cc: you must be at least 18 years of age.
All other vehicles: you must be at least 18 years of age.
Where can I pay my traffic fine?

If you have a pink ticket (a notice of intended prosecution), you can pay at the offices of the traffic department that issued the fine. However, if a summons has been issued, you should pay the Clerk of the Court or at the police station where the summons was issued.
Can I pay my fine by cheque?

Yes, as long as it is a bank-guaranteed cheque.
May I carry a photostat copy of my driver's license instead of the original?

No. When driving, you must carry the original document.
How long is my licence valid for?

A driver's license is valid for five years, while a professional driver's permit is valid for two years.
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