SA faces big driver’s license renewal problem

The Automobile Association (AA) has called for a moratorium on fining motorists without renewed driving licences that must be implemented as a matter of urgency. The organization further asked for immediate steps to be taken to fix the current renewal processes. According to the AA, the driver’s license renewal system was broken even before the […]

Minister Mbalula called to consider changing driver’s license renewal process from 5 to 10 years

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has called on Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula to consider changing the driver’s license (DL) renewal process from 5 to 10 years. Outa’s public governance division, portfolio manager Dominique Msibi explained in a statement on Wednesday that changing the renewal process would save consumers and government time and money. “We […]

Expired car & drivers licences renewal extended by another three months

Motorists now have a further three months to renew car and driving licences that expired during the hard lockdown. The validity period of vehicle licences that expired during the lockdown has been extended by another three months, to November 30. In early June, the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) had announced that all learner’s licences, […]

Licensing departments in Mpumalanga ready for renewal of driver’s licences & discs

Mpumalanga community safety, security, and liaison MEC Gabi Shabalala say all is in order for the registration and licensing of vehicles on Monday during the start of level 3 of the national lockdown. Shabalala said the focus will be given to licence renewal, licence disc renewals and that is determined by the huge backlog on […]

Malema Alexandra

Malema: Where is the Alexandra renewal money?

EFF leader Julius Malema says the ANC must come clean about what it did with the money allocated for Alexandra’s renewal. There have been allegations that over R1-billion was allocated to the Alexandra Renewal Project. Malema challenged the ANC’s Paul Mashatile to answer on the Alexandra renewal money. “Anyone who wants to know the black […]