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The Driver Licence and Demerit Point Check service has been updated and is now available to heavy vehicle operators to help them determine if their drivers are appropriately licensed. The updated service will allow the checking of multiple driver licences in one transaction as well as a longer term Driver Consent Form. The updated service is designed to assist the road freight industry operate safely and compliantly.

Validation of information held by Roads and Maritime Services is subject to stringent privacy and permitted use arrangements, in accordance with the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 and the Road Transport Act 2013.

A user (heavy vehicle operator) must have the express consent of their employee (driver) to check their licence and demerit point status. An online enquiry will not be able to be completed without confirmation of this consent. Each user must apply to Roads and Maritime for approval to use the updated Driver Licence and Demerit Point Check service.

Prospective users should note that access to this service will require the signing of a Disclosure Agreement with Roads and Maritime. This agreement requires significant undertakings by users in relation to permitted use, record-keeping, administration, auditing and privacy conditions. To view a summary of these requirements please click here.

To apply for the updated Driver Licence and Demerit Point Check service, complete the form below.

After you have applied, you will receive an email from Roads and Maritime, which includes the relevant application forms and a Disclosure Agreement to be completed, signed and returned to Roads and Maritime.

If your application is approved by Roads and Maritime, a unique Username and Password will be sent to you for access to the updated Driver Licence and Demerit Point Check service.