Licences – With due you can drive up to 31 December

The conversion into law of the so-called decree of Relaunch, who had planned the extension, until 31 December of the identity documents expired since January 31, and the extension of the state of emergency until 15 October 2020, established by the government on the 29th of July last, induced the ministry of Transport to issue a new circular and a new managerial decree on the timetable of the guidance documents and those related to his achievement. Let’s see how things are.

Driver’s license. The novelty is that the licenses expire between 1 September and 31 December 2020 will be extended until 31 December 2020. Is this extension adds to the one established in march with the so-called decree of Care in Italy and should be coordinated with the european regulation 2020/698 that has extended for seven months the validity of the documents expire between 1 February and 1 August.

In summary, the situation is the following:
– Maturity between the 31 January and 31 may: extension to 31 December
– Maturity between 1 June and 31 August: the extension of seven months from the expiry date
– Maturity between 1 September and 31 December: extension to 31 December

For circulation outside of the national boundaries of the country makes only reference to regulation (Eu) 2020/698, according to which the licences expired from 1 February to 31 August 2020 are extended for seven months from the date of expiry indicated. Remember that the licenses expired before January 31st are subject to no extension, and, therefore, in the absence of renewal, it is not possible to drive in any case.

Permits provisional driving. Holders of a driving license has not yet expired, who book the visit confirmation of the validity of a local medical committee, the Dmv issue a driving permit provisional valid up to the date of convocation for the visit. According to the new provisions, the permits, temporary help expire between 31 January 2020 31 July 2020 shall retain their validity up to January 13, 2021.

Pink sheet. As is known, the authorization to practice driving and is valid for six months from the date of issue and within this period it is allowed to repeat only once the driving test. In the context of the measures taken to address the emergency Covid, the ministry has established that the pink sheets with a maturity of between 31 January and 28 October 2020 shall be extended to January 13, 2021.

Exam guide. For the purposes of the calculation of the time limits of two months for requesting the transfer of examination of the theory on a new authorization to practice driving to take account of the period between the January 31, 2020, and October 28, 2020. Accordingly, the applicants entitled to them, and with a “pink sheet” expired between 31 January 2020 28 October 2020, and they have two months with effect from 29 October 2020 to request the deferment of the examination of theory.

Medical certificate. As is well known, the medical certificates in the revenue stamp of 16 euros, with the photograph of the candidate, must be released on a date not earlier than three months from the date of submission of the application for obtaining the license. Well, those expired between 31 January and 31 July 2020 shall retain their validity up to January 13, 2021.

Source: Quattroruote.en – Edited by Anthon K.