Driving license translation?

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Driving license translation?

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I have a non-EU driving licence and want to drive in Austria.

Apparently if you have a foreign driving licence and it isn't written in German, then you either need to get your licence translated or get an International Driving Permit (https://www.help.gv.at/Portal.Node/hlpd ... 90000.html).

Has anyone here done the translation option? Where would I get the translation from and do I need to do anything else?

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What language is the driving licence in originally?
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Hi morgenhund, it's in both English and Arabic
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bigdog wrote:
Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:38 pm
Hi morgenhund, it's in both English and Arabic
Would try to see if you don't need a translation, given that it is in English, but if they insist on a translation of the Arabic, try this list of certified translators/interpreters.

https://www.gerichtsdolmetscher.at/inte ... s/Arabisch
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Thanks morgenhund - when you say "they" who are you referring to please?
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bigdog wrote:
Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:35 pm
Thanks morgenhund - when you say "they" who are you referring to please?
The Verkehrsamt, where you convert from a foreign licence.

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