Apply Online for learner permit or driving licence services, including renewal, updates, exchanges, and replacements.

Replace My Lost, Stolen or Damaged Learner Permit

To replace your lost, stolen or damaged learner permit online

You can now quickly apply for your replacement learner permit online. No need to complete paper forms, make appointments or visit an NDLS centre in person.

All you need is the following:

You must book an appointment to attend an NDLS centre. You will need to bring the required supporting documents, ID and fee. An application form is no longer required. Your photograph and signature will be captured electronically at the NDLS centre.

To apply in person at an NDLS centre you will need the following:

  • A completed Garda Declaration form and valid photo ID
  • Proof of your personal public services number (PPSN).
  • Proof of your address dated within the last six months is required if your current address is not recorded on your lost, stolen or damaged permit and it differs from the one provided to the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP) if and when you applied for a PSC.
  • Fully completed medical report form dated within one month, if there has been a change in your medical details since you made your last application for your learner permit.
  • Your application fee of €35.00. You can only pay by credit or debit card, Google Pay or Apple Pay or Payzone voucher.

You can apply in person at any of the 34 National Driver Licence Service (NDLS) centres nationwide.