Driving In Europe After Brexit – Are You Prepared?

The Brexit changes are about to begin. One of the first things UK motorists may want to know about are new requirements when driving in EU countries. This guide will help you get ready.

The changes will affect many aspects of driving in Europe, including your driving license, your car insurance, driving permits, and many other things you may not have thought about. Brexit changes could begin as soon as 29th March 2019.

International Driving Permits

The Department of Transportation has warned UK motorists that if no deal is reached before March 29th, 2019, you will need to acquire an International Driving Permit (IDP) before driving outside the UK.

The IDP is basically a translated version of your current license designed to allow EU countries to check your license and verify you are authorised to drive in their country. The cost is low at just £5.50. You can apply at …