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    • Lost2
    • By Lost2 27th Apr 10, 11:31 PM
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    • 27th Apr 10, 11:31 PM
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    • 27th Apr 10, 11:31 PM
    Mine took about 14 days
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    • 28th Apr 10, 6:51 AM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 6:51 AM
    http://lmgtfy.com/?q=what+is+a+police+producer Results 1 - 10 of about 17,300,000 for what is a police producer

    http://www.motordefenceteam.co.uk/offence-guide/hort1-producers.htm
    • ICATQ
    • By ICATQ 28th Apr 10, 8:14 AM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 8:14 AM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 8:14 AM
    I always keep a photo copy of mine when I have had to send it off. Not the real thing and cant be used in reality. The Police can check with DVLA if you have sent it in for a renewal.

    Thought you had 14 days to produce a licence, and that would be a reasonable excuse to have it extended if it didnt come back in time.

    It is also worth keeping a copy as DVLA have issued renewals minus some driving catagories, in particular motorcycle, resulting in people having to retake their test, despite evidence that they have held that catagory for years.

    Renew online and then return the old one once the new one is received, that way if they c0ck it up you still have a valid one!
    • MRSTITTLEMOUSE
    • By MRSTITTLEMOUSE 28th Apr 10, 8:19 AM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 8:19 AM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 8:19 AM
    My husband sent of for his renewal on a Tuesday and had it back following the Monday morning.
    So not quite a week in his case.
    • Blonde Bint
    • By Blonde Bint 28th Apr 10, 9:41 AM
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    • #6
    • 28th Apr 10, 9:41 AM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 9:41 AM
    Me too Mrs Tittlemouse, i've just sent mine off because of a change of address, I dont drive at the moment which is fortunate because i've lived here now for nearly 2 years I know I know, I kept meaning to get round to it.

    Any how I sent my licence off and had it back within a week. Lovely service not a hitch. So expect yours back very soon
    • Miss_Imaginative
    • By Miss_Imaginative 28th Apr 10, 12:24 PM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 12:24 PM
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    • 28th Apr 10, 12:24 PM
    I sorted mine for change of address last week, you can do it online! Just make sure you have your passport, as they use this to verify your ID. As long as you send off your photo card (cut in half) once you receive your new one. I filled out the form on the Friday evening and I had my new license in the post on the Tuesday morning. So they're generally pretty quick, it's if you need to change your name or photo it takes longer, I believe.

    Miss_I
  • velvetybubbles
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    • 29th Apr 10, 6:17 PM
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    • 29th Apr 10, 6:17 PM
    i need to change the address on mine BUT next year my photo needs changing as it only lasts 10 years ( i know this as a friend has just been banned for 3 months as he forgot to renew his)
    SO if i send of a photo aswell would they start the 10 years from now or would i still need to do it next year

    does any one know ??

    thanks
  • jumpycheese1
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    • 29th Apr 10, 6:20 PM
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    • 29th Apr 10, 6:20 PM
    Just to let you know got mine through the post today.
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  • jessilu1
    Apparently as from this month (april) you can now do it all at the post office!

    http://www.dft.gov.uk/dvla/pressoffice/pressreleases/archive2009/23032009.aspx?keywords=renew+drivers+licence
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