Now, although you can still apply by post or online, if you want to do it in person you have to visit one of 753 Post Offices in the UK.Only in these particular branches will they take your photo to the required DVLA standards. Well, according to the Save the Photographers Campaign, this initiative adversely affects consumers and professional photographers alike.
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For example, if you’re in Skegness, Scunthorpe or Shrewsbury you’ll have to travel for over half an hour by road to find an approved Post Office.
Likewise, the loss of revenue high street photographers have incurred is estimated to place 350 businesses in danger of closure with around 5,000 jobs at risk. Around 2.4 million people need a new or replacement driving licence each year.
Make sure you include these items with your application: Please note, the DVLA reserves the right to see original identity documents.