Driving Licence Restriction Codes

Driving licence restriction codes will be shown on the back of your licence

There are various codes that can be on the back of your licence, these codes have different meanings which tell you the conditions you must meet to be able to drive. These codes may come under the following areas:

Some common driving licence restriction codes are

01

Eyesight correction, for example glasses or contact lenses

02 

Hearing/communication aid

78

Restricted to vehicles with automatic transmission

115

Organ donor

119

Weight limit for vehicle does not apply 

70

Exchange of licence

101

Not for hire or reward (that is, not to make a profit)

102

Drawbar trailers only

108

Subject to minimum age requirements 

GOV.UK

Follow this link to the GOV.UK website for the full list of driving licence restriction codes

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