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New temporary EU rules ensure that people fleeing Ukraine and living in Ireland under temporary protection can continue to use their Ukrainian driving licence without the need to exchange it for an EU driving licence or sit a driving test.

Minister for State at the Department of Transport, Hildegarde Naughton TD has announced that from Monday 21 February 2022, the age at which an applicant for a driving licence must supply a medical report will increase from 70 to 75.