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Renew a Driver's License


RTA Trusted Agent

 

To renew a driver's license through an RTA Trusted Agent (the fastest and easiest way to renew a driver's license):

 

1.     Take your driver's license, a passport sized photograph and your passport (with current visa) to the below RTA Trusted Agent-Opticians (they have 50 sites across Dubai):

·         Al Jaber Optician.

·         Al Yateem Optician.

·         Barakat Optical.

·         Grand Optics.

·         Magrabi Optical

 

2.     Complete an eye test at the above Optician centres. They will upload your eye test result, scan your photograph and passport and send it to RTA.

3.     Ask the optician to renew your driver's license at the same time.

4.     The renew takes minutes to complete. You will receive a paper-based temporary license so you can immediately drive.

5.     You will choose to collect the plastic driver's license card at RTA (no waiting) or have a courier deliver it to you.

 

 

RTA Online Service

 

To renew a driver's license online:

 

1.     Take your driver's license,a passport sized photograph and your passport (with visa) to the below RTA Optician agents:

·         Al Jaber Optician.

·         Al Yateem Optician.

·         Barakat Optical.

·         Grand Optics.

·         Magrabi Optical

 

2.     Complete an eye test at the above Optician centres. They will upload your eye test result, scan your photograph and send it to RTA.

 

3.     Connect to www.rta.ae, log onto the RTA portal, select Licensing Agency eServices. See your customized history page.

4.     Select My License and renew your driver's license.

5.     Payment is with a Mastercard or Visa credit card.

 

 

 RTA Call Center

 

To Renew by RTA Call Centre:

 

1.     Take your driver's license,a passport sized photograph and your passport (with visa) to the below RTA Optician agents:

·         Al Jaber Optician.

·         Al Yateem Optician.

·         Barakat Optical.

·         Grand Optics.

·         Magrabi Optical

 

2.     Complete an eye test at the above Optician centres. They will upload your eye test result, scan your photograph and send it to RTA.

3.     Telephone the RTA Call Centre on 800 9090, select Licensing Agency services. An Agent will complete the renewal on your behalf.

4.     Payment is with a Mastercard or Visa credit card.

 

Important Note:As soon as the renewal transaction is completed, whether online or by Call Centre you will receive a temporary license, which allows you to immediately drive. As part of the renewal transaction, you will be asked if you want the final product delivered to you by courier or you wish to collect it.