How Much is Provisional Licence in Zimbabwe

A driver’s license is a legal authorization, or the official document confirming such an authorization, for a specific individual to operate one or more types of motorized vehicles—such as motorcycles, cars, trucks, or buses—on a public road. Such licenses are often plastic and the size of a credit card. 

The following fees are currently effective as of December 2020:

ItemFee in ZWL$
Learner’s Licence1 000.00
Certificate of Competency for Classes 3 and 41 7000.00
Certificate of Competency for Class 1,2 and 52 100.00
Production1 200.00
Duplicate Learner’s Licence1 200.00
Information Search Fee400.00
Garage Inspection1 500.00
Duplicate Certificate of Fitness1 500.00
Storage Fee Per Day1 500.00
Overload Fee Per KG50.00
Overload Fee (Foreign Vehicle) Per KGU$0.50
Using Under2 000.00
Voluntary Inspection1 500.00
Verification1 500.00
Application for Certificate of Fitness (Light vehicles)1 500.00
Application for Certificate of Fitness (Heavy vehicles)2 000.00
Reinspection of Vehicles1 500.00
RT16 Fee (Light)1 500.00
RT16 Fee (Heavy)2 000.00


  • Like everyone else, the government seems to be using a rate of 1 USD: 100 ZWL

How much does it cost to get a provisional license in Zimbabwe?

Mhona said those applying for learner’s licences will have to part with US$20.

How much is the provisional test in Zimbabwe?

The cost is just RTGS$1 000 and one needs not to bring passport-size photos as these are automatically generated in the computers. Some 458 learners had as of Wednesday gone through the gates at the VID stand and sat for the tests and 35 of those passed and obtained a provisional license.

How much does a driving license cost in Zimbabwe?

Mhona said light vehicle licence fees would now cost $3 240 for every quarter from $1 800 while heavy vehicles will pay $54 000 for a year, nearly double the previous amount. A full-year licence fee now costs $9 720 and $74 520 for light and heavy motor vehicles, respectively.

How long does a provisional license last in Zimbabwe?

Provisional licences are given one-year lifespans from their dates of issue.

How long does it take to get a driver’s license in Zimbabwe?

Urgent Driver’s Licence Application Requirements:

Processed within 5 days.