Procedure to get driver’s license by foreigners simplified in Kazakhstan

25 May, 2018, 09:27 558
Procedure to get driver’s license by foreigners simplified in Kazakhstan

From now foreigners will not be directed to organizations for working with a diplomatic corps. Thus, in order to get the specified government services, foreigners can present the same documents as individuals (legal entities) of Kazakhstan in departments of driver services or special public service centres.

The order of registering the transport and getting a driver’s license for foreigners was simplified, BNews.kz reports with reference to a website of the Administrative Police Committee of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan on Facebook.

“In order to optimize the registration of the transports that are owned by branches and representation offices of foreign companies, legal entities with the foreign participation registered in Kazakhstan, foreigners, stateless citizens, as well as the granting of driver’s licenses to them, changes and additions to the order of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of December 2, 2014 No.862 were introduced that will enter into force on May 26, 2018,” reads the message.

Of the list of documents necessary for registering transports and getting driver’s licenses by foreigners, it was eliminated to direct them to organization for working with a diplomatic corps (Administration for Service to the Diplomatic Corps Astana JSC of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan). Thus, in order to get the specified government services, foreigners can present the same documents as individuals (legal entities) of Kazakhstan in departments of driver services or special public service centres.