International Driving Permit

What is an IDP?

An International Driving Permit is a permit that allows you to drive in countries where a Namibian licence alone is not sufficient. These countries include the USA, Brazil, Japan, various European countries and more.

Do I need one?

An IDP is required or recommended in over 140 countries. Use our IDP Checker tool below to check the requirements of the country you are planning on driving in.

You may need an international driving permit (IDP) to drive in some countries. The permit you may need depends on:

  • which country you’re visiting
  • how long you’re staying

How do I apply?

Find your nearest AA branches, offices & accredited agents that offers the IDP service using our branch finder tool.

IDP Checker tool

Which country are you planning on driving in?

Just tell us where you want to go then we’ll tell you whether you need an IDP.






IDP Application Requirements

  • Driver’s license(Valid Namibian driver’s license)
  • Namibian ID or Passport
  • 2 Identical recent passport photographs
  • N$450.00
    (If submitted by courier recently certified copies of all documents must be submitted with original form and proof of payment)

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