An IDP is a legal requirement to drive or rent a car in foreign countries.
What is International Driver’s Permit?
International Driver's Permit translate your official driver's Permit in multiple languages. Simple and easy to be used for any language speakers. This document contains a translation booklet, translate your national driver permit in 9 languages which are English, Arabic, Russian, Japanese, Portuguese, Chinese, German, Spanish and French. And a translation ID card translate your national driver permit in 22 languages. Simply apply our International Driver's permit will help you drive around the world without language barrier. International Driving Permit issued by governmental agencies or private organizations designated by a country's government are the only official translation of a person's driver permit.
Why do you need International Driver Permit from us?
International Driving Permit is valid in all countries that have signed the 1949 Convention on Road Traffic and is recognized in many countries that are not signatories to the Convention. You may be required to have an International driving Permit to drive in some countries. Most of foreign car rental agencies may require you to have one to rent a car.
The November 8th, 1968 Vienna Convention on Road Traffic was amended in 2006. This amendment requires the international driving permit to contain additional identifiable information pertaining to the Holder of the permit. The purpose of this additional information is to aid law enforcement officers in case of an emergency or any other issue that may arise on the road involving the permit holder.
An International Driving Permit allows an individual to drive a private motor vehicle in another nation when accompanied by a valid permit from their home country. The document is slightly larger than a standard passport and is essentially a multiple language translation of one's own existing driver's Permit, complete with photograph and vital statistics.
It is worth mentioning that most of national drivers’ Permit only contain few identifiable information that will help law enforcement officers abroad. This lack of complete identifiable information may cause problems such as, unnecessary penalty, the driver’s detention or forfeiture of the vehicle in a foreign country.
As explained above, The International Driving Permit is intended to overcome the difficulties you might have while driving a vehicle in another country that may have different language than your own.
As additional feature, this document is fully useful in many car rentals and local driving authorities for identification, motor vehicle registration or insurance proposes.