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Check the Validity of a Driver's Licence

Online service available

  • Monday to Saturday, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, from noon to 11:00 p.m.

Note: Any operation completed after 11:00 p.m. will not be recorded.

Who can use this online service?

Anyone who wants to lend or rent a vehicle to another person.

Why should you check if a driver's licence is valid?

To avoid having your vehicle seized.

This online service provides information about...

  • the validity of a driver's licence;
  • the class or classes of a driver's licence;
  • where applicable, licence conditions I, W, X or Y that could result in vehicle seizure, and endorsements.

Although failure to comply with the other licence conditions does not necessarily result in vehicle seizure, you can also check directly on the back of the licence to know whether the holder is subject to specific conditions due to his or her state of health.


For privacy protection, the result of the request for information does not include any names, addresses or personal information about the holder of the driver's licence.

How much does the service cost?

$1.65 per consultation. The fees are charged to your credit card.

Note: You can also check the validity of a driver's licence by calling 1 900 565-1212. The $1.65 fee is added to your telephone bill. Please note that this service may not be available in certain casesThis link will open a new window..

For businesses that want to check the validity of more than 5 licences, we recommend that you make a request by email.

Before beginning

  • check the configurationThis link will open a new window. of your computer. Please note that mobile devices are not supported by our online services;
  • have on hand:
    • the driver's licence number you would like to check;
    • your credit card (VISA or MasterCard).

Are you ready?

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Last Modification: 2015-08-21