SA driver's licence renewals

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You can now renew your South Australian driver's licence at participating Post Offices across the state.

Just bring your current licence, completed application form and proof of ID documents to a participating Post Office.


Need a new photo for your licence? Have your photo taken at a participating Post Office when you lodge your application.

Please note: If your driver's licence has been expired for more than 180 days, or there are changes to your licence details, we aren't able to process your application. Please visit a Service SA Customer Service Centre or phone 13 10 84 for more assistance.

How to renew your driver's licence

How to

To renew your South Australian driver's licence at a participating Post Office, follow these simple steps:

1. Complete your application form Click to expand Click to collapse

You should receive an application to renew your driver's licence in the mail about 4-6 weeks before it expires. If you don't receive your renewal notice or it's been lost or destroyed, please call 13 10 84.

2. Find a participating Post Office Click to expand Click to collapse

You can use the tool at the bottom of this page to find a participating Post Office, where you'll also be able to have your photo taken (if required).

3. Lodge your application and pay for your licence Click to expand Click to collapse

When you lodge your application, you'll need to bring:

  • your completed application form
  • your current licence, or evidence of your identity as outlined on the application form
  • payment for your application fee.

We'll go through your application with you to make sure it's completed correctly and check that your proof of ID documents are original and valid. More information on valid identity documents can be found on your application form.

We can also take your photo if required and will process your application fee.

Your new licence should arrive in the mail within one calendar month. You'll be provided with a temporary licence while your photo licence is being made.

Your temporary licence is valid for one calendar month or until you receive your photo licence in the mail. However, if you don't receive your photo licence after a month, please call 13 10 84.


Licence renewal fees


When you lodge your application at a Post Office, we'll also ask you to pay your application fee.

Visit the Government of South Australia website for current licence renewal fees.

Payments can be made by:

  • cash
  • MasterCard or Visa.

Please note: We don't accept personal, business or bank cheques.

Need help?

Support & FAQs

If you have any questions about renewing your driver's licence, you can:

For more information about services offered at Australia Post, simply contact us.

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Find a participating Post Office near you.