Foreign Drivers License holder of Countries not
Signatory to the Convention of Road & Traffic:
Turkish Driving License Conversion – Mandatory Requirement for ALL foreigners living in Turkey for more than 6 months.
Driving licenses from countries, which are not members of the Convention on Road Traffic and where a reciprocal agreement about recognition and change of driving licenses does not exist, cannot be changed to a Turkish driving license
For these countries which are not
on the list of countries not
signatory to the Convention on Road & Traffic :-
According to the Turkish Traffic Police there is no conversion procedure and you must take the Turkish driving test. You may also use a translator for assistance.
You can find the list of countries which are signatory to the convention at ;
, under the heading; KARAYOLU TRAFİĞİ KONVANSİYONUNA TARAF ÜLKELER, near to the bottom of the page.
If you need assistance obtaining a Turkish Drivers License - Please Contact Us or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full Regulations can be found here
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