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A certificate of particulars will show your driver licence number, issue date, classes, endorsements and conditions that appear on your licence.

How to apply

You can apply by calling us on 0800 822 422, Monday to Friday, between 8am and 5.30pm.

If you're overseas, you can call +64 6 953 6200.

You'll need:

  • the driver licence number (if you know it)
  • licence holder's full name (as shown on the licence)
  • licence holder's date of birth
  • the last address we would have recorded
  • the postal or email address you'd like the certificate sent to
  • a contact phone number
  • a Visa or MasterCard debit or credit card for paying the fee of (NZ)$11.10.

The normal processing time is four to six working days.

Third party requests

If someone else is making a request on your behalf, or if you are requesting details for another person, additional information may be required and the information returned will be slightly different. The driver licence number and issue date of the licence will not be included on the certificate of particulars.