Budapest. VII.Ker. Erzsébet Krt. 4. fsz 4. (At Blaha Lujza square)     Mobil: +36-70-509-9431

Driving licence naturalization in Hungary

Our school helps you all the procedures about to change your foreign

driving license to Hungarian one.

+36-70-509-9431 / Anda János

License issued by the foreign authority may authorize to driving if it is contains:
a) the data of the owner's license,
b) the photograph of the owner,
c) the dates of the issue of license,
d) the number of the license,
e) the date of the driving license validity,
f) the "permis de conduire writing" on it, the name and /or state identification, a licensing country
provided that the entries made in the boxes and Latin characters or English cursive letters,
or in this form are repeated on the licence.

Dear Clients.


We are notify you that our school between
July 2 – 5 because of holiday will be CLOSED.

We are awailable from 6th of July between 12 – 19.


Driving license issued by the foreign authority shall be deemed adequate if:

a) in the country in which the license was issued joined the 1968 Vienna Convention on Road Traffic, or
b) the license was issued in another EEA state,
c) is accompanied by a certified translation into Hungarian, and use it to determine the content of driving privileges.
 This type of foreign driving licence exchangeable without exam requirement.

A foreign driver's license uthorize driving for one year from the date of the beginning to staying in the Republic of Hungary, after the foreign driving license need to be replaced to Hungarian driving license .

The obligation to exchange is not covered by a valid driving license issued in another EEA State which authorizes driving within the validity period.

If reciprocity notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (4), a member of an international organization operating in Hungary diplomatic and consular representation and Hungary established diplomatic, administrative and technical staff, family members or driving licenses issued abroad entitles driving without a time limit.

Driving license issued by the foreign authority shall be considered valid if:
a) the holder of a driving license declares that the foreign driving license is issued, the issuing country was habitually resident or resident;
b) the holder of a foreign driving license meets the age criteria.


At naturalization the issued by a third country driving license, the Traffic Management Authority withdraw, when issue the Hungarian driving license.
If the third-country nationals leave the territory of the country and give back the Hungarian driving license the Traffic Management Authority give back the issued by foreign authorities driving license.

If the driving license submitted for exchange was issued in a country, which joined the Vienna Convention on Road Traffic of 1968, the holder of the driving license can drive a vehicle for a period of one year from the start date of his/her continuous residence, after that period the driving license can be exchanged for a Hungarian one without any test.

Citizens from following countries can change the driver license without theory and practical exam to hungarian drivers license:

Participant  Signature Accession(a), Succession(d), Ratification
Albania   29 Jun 2000 a
Armenia    8 Feb 2005 a
Austria  8 Nov 1968 11 Aug 1981
Azerbaijan    3 Jul 2002 a
Bahamas   14 May 1991 a
Bahrain    4 May 1973 a
Belarus  8 Nov 1968 18 Jun 1974
Belgium  8 Nov 1968 16 Nov 1988
Bosnia and Herzegovina    1 Sep 1993 d
Brazil  8 Nov 1968 29 Oct 1980
Bulgaria  8 Nov 1968 28 Dec 1978
Central African Republic    3 Feb 1988 a
Côte d'Ivoire   24 Jul 1985 a
Croatia   23 Nov 1992 d
Cuba   30 Sep 1977 a
Czech Republic    2 Jun 1993 d
Democratic Republic of the Congo   25 Jul 1977 a
Denmark  8 Nov 1968  3 Nov 1986
Estonia   24 Aug 1992 a
Finland 16 Dec 1969  1 Apr 1985
France  8 Nov 1968  9 Dec 1971
Georgia   23 Jul 1993 a
Germany  8 Nov 1968  3 Aug 1978
Greece   18 Dec 1986 a
Guyana   31 Jan 1973 a
Hungary  8 Nov 1968 16 Mar 1976
Iran (Islamic Republic of)  8 Nov 1968 21 May 1976
Iraq    1 Feb 2017 a
Israel  8 Nov 1968 11 May 1971
Italy  8 Nov 1968  2 Oct 1996
Kazakhstan    4 Apr 1994 a
Kenya    9 Sep 2009 a
Kuwait   14 Mar 1980 a
Kyrgyzstan   30 Aug 2006 a
Latvia   19 Oct 1992 a
Liberia   16 Sep 2005 a
Lithuania   20 Nov 1991 a
Luxembourg  8 Nov 1968 25 Nov 1975
Monaco    6 Jun 1978 a
Mongolia   19 Dec 1997 a
Montenegro   23 Oct 2006 d
    29 Dec 1982 a
Netherlands    8 Nov 2007 a
Niger   11 Jul 1975 a
Norway 23 Dec 1969  1 Apr 1985
Pakistan   19 Mar 1986 a
Peru    6 Oct 2006 a
Philippines  8 Nov 1968 27 Dec 1973
Poland  8 Nov 1968 23 Aug 1984
Portugal  8 Nov 1968 30 Sep 2010
Qatar    6 Mar 2013 a
Republic of Moldova   26 May 1993 a
Romania  8 Nov 1968  9 Dec 1980
Russian Federation  8 Nov 1968  7 Jun 1974
San Marino  8 Nov 1968 20 Jul 1970
Saudi Arabia   12 May 2016 a
Senegal   16 Aug 1972 a
Serbia   12 Mar 2001 d
Seychelles   11 Apr 1977 a
Slovakia    1 Feb 1993 d
Slovenia    6 Jul 1992 d
South Africa    1 Nov 1977 a
Sweden  8 Nov 1968 25 Jul 1985
Switzerland  8 Nov 1968 11 Dec 1991
Tajikistan    9 Mar 1994 a
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia   18 Aug 1993 d
Tunisia    5 Jan 2004 a
Turkey   22 Jan 2013 a
Turkmenistan   14 Jun 1993 a
Ukraine  8 Nov 1968 12 Jul 1974
United Arab Emirates   10 Jan 2007 a
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland  8 Nov 1968 28 Mar 2018
Uruguay    8 Apr 1981 a
Uzbekistan   17 Jan 1995 a
Viet Nam    20 Aug 2014 a
Zimbabwe   31 Jul 1981 a

All the other citizens have to pass the theory and practical exam to get a hungarian drivers license.

Naturalization process

 1. The required documents:

  1.     Certified hungarian  translation of your foreign driving licence, (Address of Translation Office: OFFI Zrt. 1062 Budapest, Bajza utca 52. tel.: 36-1-428-9600)
  2.     Your foreign driving licence,
  3.     Medical certificate for "B" category driving licence (Our school give address for you.)
  4.     ID or passport,
  5.     Plastic address card (or the white sheet address card),
  6.     Residence permit.

2. With the documents visit the Central Registration Office (Central Office for Administrative and Electronic Public Services)   address: 1133 Budapest, Visegrádi u. 110-112,

Contacts Address: H-1133 Budapest, Visegrádi utca 110-112.
  Phone: 1818
    From abroad: +36-1-550-1858
  Fax: +36-1-550-1819
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Opening hours Monday: 8:00-20:00
  Tuesday: 8:00-20:00
  Wednesday: 8:00-20:00
  Thursday: 8:00-20:00
  Friday: 8:00-20:00
  Saturday: 8:00-14:00
  Sunday: 8:00-14:00

WARNING! Administration of Official Certificate of Good Conduct can be arranged only on weekdays from Monday till Thursday from 8:00 am to 16:00 pm, on Friday from 8:00 am to 14:00 pm.

 Here in 15 days will be judged what kind of exams you should take, it can be only theoretical or theoretical and practical.

3. After when you receive your decision paper come in our driving school, where we can give you e-learning study material and traffic rules book for the necessary theoretical (KRESZ ) exam.

You can pay the fee in the office in the office time by cash or card:

Monday 3 pm – 5 pm.

Tuesday 12 pm - 5 pm

Wednesday 3 pm – 5 pm.

Thursday 3 pm – 5 pm.

Friday 3 pm – 7 pm. 

e-learning study material fee: (25.000 HUF)

Traffic rules book: free (need to pay deposit)

For the theory exam not obligatory the school but the practical exam is only possible when you have a contract with the school.

For registration we need:

Identity card or passport.

Address card

Residence permit

Decision paper

The prices of practice driving lessons in English: on weekdays 5.500 HUF/session

Before 8:00 am and after 6:00 pm and at weekends and holidays extra charge need to pay, 500 HUF/session, in this case the driving practice hours

6.000 HUF/session.

On demand the student can ask quick start and intensive driving lessons. (three times/week or more)

In this case extra charge need to pay, 500 HUF/session. (6.000 HUF/session)

4. After when you passed the practical (driving) exam visit again the Central Registration Office with the documents mentioned above.

In a few days after you can get your driving licence.

 

 

If you need help call me: Anda János - +36-70-509-9431

If you would like to apply click

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