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    • sofsofsof
    • By sofsofsof 7th Jul 18, 10:45 AM
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    Provisional license name and address change, but wanting to book a test ASAP
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    • 7th Jul 18, 10:45 AM
    Provisional license name and address change, but wanting to book a test ASAP 7th Jul 18 at 10:45 AM
    hi guys, i went and passed my theory test today and was told that i needed to change the address on my provisional license and name (as married). i cannot for the life of me find any relevant forms where i can do this, print it off and send asap.. because, and please correct me if i am wrong, i cant book any tests now until i have correct name and address on it? is this true? thank you.
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    Go to a post office and get a D1 or order one online.
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    You have to do it by post if you're changing your name as well:

    https://www.gov.uk/change-address-driving-licence/apply-by-post
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    hi guys, i went and passed my theory test today and was told that i needed to change the address on my provisional license and name (as married). i cannot for the life of me find any relevant forms where i can do this, print it off and send asap.. because, and please correct me if i am wrong, i cant book any tests now until i have correct name and address on it? is this true? thank you.
    Originally posted by sofsofsof
    Is the old address still usable, i.e. would you still get any mail sent there? (Like your parents' house).



    If so, the easy route is to apply and pass the test using your old name and address, and chanae them once you have your full licence.
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