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Driving licence: extension - Category C and D driving licence

Driving licences for categories C, CE, CE79, C1, C1E (trucks) and D, DE, D1, D1E (bus) are issued for a limited period of time and may be renewed.

The driving licence of these classes shall be issued or renewed for the following periods at the most:

  • Classes C1, C1E:
    • valid until the age of 50
    • after the 45th year of the applicant's age: for five years
  • Classes C, CE, CE79, D, D1, DE and D1E: for five years

Note: A new driving licence will be issued with the extension.

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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