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Electronic motor vehicle license renewal


Important Notice

Notice - 90 days extention:

Due to lockdown restrictions level 5 and level 4, electronic motor vehicle license renewals have been backlogged from March 2020.

We urge clients to be patient during this time as services are not back to 100% during lockdown restrictions level 3.
Keep in mind that ALL licences that has expired 26 March 2020 – 31 May 2020 is still valid and has been extended for 90 days from 01 June 2020 – 31 August 2020.

Contact details

Enquiries for confirmation of email and collections: telephone number – 021 807 7738.
For outstanding licence fees: telephone number – 021 807 6479 or 021 807 6293.


Follow these three (3) easy steps:

Step 1: Complete required forms

If no MVL 2 was received via post, an ALV form must be downloaded by clicking here: DOWNLOAD ALV form.

 Private/ User  

Documents needed for Renewal of Licence:
• Proof of address not older than 3 months (Utility Bill / Bank statement/ Lease Document)
• Copy of ID



Documents needed for Renewal of Licence:
• Copy of registered owner’s ID If vehicle is registered on a business name.
• Proof of address not older than 3 months (Utility Bill / Bank statement).
• Copy of Proxy’s ID.
• CK 1 & 2 Documents and Business Registration certificate.


Step 2: EFT/ Deposits

​Account Number:​62804637570
​Bank:​FNB First National Bank
​Branch Code:​200110
​Reference:​Vehicle registration number

Please take into consideration that your EFT payment could take four (4) working days to reflect if you are not making an immediate inter-bank clearing in real time.


Step 3: Forward information

To finalise the renewal process email the following information to onlinerenewals@drakenstein.gov.za

Information needed as follows:

• Deposit Slip or Proof of Payment.
• Completed/signed ALV form by the registered owner and copy of registered owner’s ID document.
• Vehicles registered under a business name - CK1, CK2 and business registration certificate and provide copy of proxy’s ID document.
• Proof of address as per FICA verification requirements (utility bill or bank statement. Both documents must not be older than 3 months).
• Your contact details and telephone number in case of any additional enquiries.

Take Note: Transaction cannot be processed, if all above mentioned documents are not submitted.


License disc collection

The license disc can be collected at:

Paarl: Traffic Head Office, Berg River Boulevard, Paarl. Please note that you will be notified telephonically for collection.

Hours for collection: 12:00 – 15:30.


Monday to Thursday: 08:00 – 15:45

Friday: 08:00 – 14:30

If someone else renews your license on your behalf, you need to make sure that they have:
• A letter giving them permission to renew the license.
• A copy of your ID and their own ID.
• The appropriate fees.


Emergency Numbers

Life threatening
021 872 2323

Service Emergency
021 807 4500


Drakenstein Municipality
Berg River Boulevard
South Africa

GPS coordinates

S33 44.248 E18 58.108

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