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How to Verify Original Driver’s License in Nigeria

FRSC have created a convenient way to check authenticity of a driver’s license. If you’ve given someone money to process driver’s license for you may be due to engagement or the other. The tendency is that you may receive a forged Driver’s license from the person at the end of the day. In other to be sure that you have be given an original Driver’s License, you easily verify following the steps below;

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Step to check if Nigerian driver’s license is original

Go to the official website of Nigerian Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), which is located at  Check Original Driver's License in Nigeria

  • Click on DL Application as shown above
  • Click on Re-Issue of Driver’s Licence from the drop down for VALID Driver’s License or Renewal of Driver’s License for EXPIRED Driver’s License

Supply Driver’s Licence Number and Date of Birth

  • Supply Driver’s License Number and Date of Birth in the dialog box that opens as shown above.
  • Click on search
  • Click Ok from the pop-up box, after confirming the Drivers License number to be correct
  • This will pull up your information as supplied when you processed the New Driver’s Licence
  • If it does not pull up your data, means your New Driver’s Licence is Fake and is not in FRSC Data Base

NOTE: This check is for only the NEW DRIVER’S LICENCE (D)

Read also: How to Renew Driving license online in Nigeria


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