Driving License Translation Dubai

In such a big city with wide roads like Dubai, you definitely need a driving license! The good news is that you may convert your Foreign Driving License into UAE Driving License and you can simply rely on Alsun Translation Services in Dubai to provide you with legal translation of your driving license in no time. In Dubai, any expats need to submit RTA driver license translation to be able to drive and own a car.

Alsun Translation Services dubai , as a certified translation agency in Dubai, provides accurate and professional translation for every type of your documents including your Driving License. We offer our services in more than 50 languages including Arabic, English, Spanish, French, German, Hindi, Russian, Chinese and Italian. Our professional translators, licensed by the UAE Ministry of Justice, will offer you an instant and certified translation for your driving License and other relevant documents.

Eligibility for Converting Foreign Driving License to UAE License

If you have a valid driving license from the countries mentioned below, you are eligible to convert your existing driving license, without the need to take a driving test. We will provide you with a professional translation for your driving license to Arabic language as Arabic is the language of the official department of the United Arab Emirates. Get your driving license translation in Dubai.

The countries from which citizens can convert their driving licenses are Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Denmark, Finland, Australia, Austria, Japan, South Korea, Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Norway, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom and US.

After we deliver you a quick driving license translation  all that is left is gathering a few documents. You will need to submit:

  • Your passport (original and copy)
  • A valid driving license
  • Valid residence visa issued by Dubai
  • A completed form of replacement of license
  • No objection letter (NOC) from sponsor to replace license and optometry form accredited by the health authority in Dubai (it isn’t always asked for, but take it just in case).
  • Eye-test certificate.
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Risks of Driving without a Translated License

Depending on the country and its laws, driving without a translated license could have severe consequences. Some of the potential outcomes include:

  • Driving without a translated license is illegal in many countries and can lead to legal penalties like fines, points, or jail time, depending on the severity of the offence.
  • If you get into a car accident without a translated license, your insurance might not cover the damages or injuries, leaving you with out-of-pocket expenses or forcing you to cancel your insurance.
  • Communication may encounter problems during traffic stops or accidents caused by the language barrier. As a result, there could be misunderstandings or additional legal issues.
  • Renting a car in a foreign country requires a translated license; otherwise, you may struggle to rent a car or pay higher rates.

Tips for Validating Your Dubai Driving License Translation

  • Use professional translators or services with experience in driving license translation in Dubai and knowledge of the requirements in both languages.
  • Provide a clear and legible copy of the original license to ensure that all the information is accurately translated.
  • Compare the translated document to the original license and ensure accurate translation of all information, including name, date of birth, license number, restrictions, and endorsements.
  • Check that the translated license has the same formatting and layout as the original license. This includes the size and placement of text, the font used, and any logos or images.

If you have a valid driving license from your home country, you will send us a scanned copy of the same via email or WhatsApp and save your time and effort. We are available 24/7 for your documents and legal translation in Dubai .  Get your free quote today!

When is a Certified Driving License Translation Required?

Having a certified translated version of your driving license is essential and beneficial for many situations, including:

  • Applying for a job abroad requires a translated driver’s license in the application if it is issued in the native language.

  • When renting a car in a foreign country, rental agencies often require a valid driver’s license. Translating your license can help the rental agency staff understand your driving qualifications and ensure a seamless rental process.

  • In case of an accident or any insurance-related matters, your translated license can help ensure that no language barriers affect your claims process.

  • Having a translated license can be helpful when you need to prove your identity in various situations, such as when opening a bank account or verifying your age.

Driver License Translation in +50 languages. 

As a certified translation agency, Alsun Translation services in Dubai upholds rigorous standards throughout all our translation processes. Our commitment involves providing high-quality, meticulously crafted driving license translations suitable for official purposes. 


We have a large team of specialized expert translators, well-equipped for any project, enabling us to translate your driver’s license into over 50 languages worldwide. Driving license translation cost depends on the original langauge of the driving license and it can be from AED 100 to AED 400 and this is varible depending on the language.


Furthermore, each of our translators possesses a minimum of 5 years of experience in the industry, guaranteeing a comprehensive grasp of technical terminology and the specific requirements for official use, both locally and internationally. 

You can rely on our proficient driving license translation services as we adeptly guide you through every step of the process, certifying and delivering your official documents with the utmost proficiency and professionalism.


The translator should possess legal and technical document translation expertise and high linguistic fluency. Furthermore, he ought to be familiar with Dubai’s local requirements and regulations. Our professional and seasoned translator specializing in translating driver’s licenses and other legal papers is essential.

Many countries like UAE require an official translation of the driver’s license, while others can accept an unofficial translation.

Several factors can affect the cost of translating a driver’s license, such as:

  • The urgency of the translation. 

  • The language pair and 

With Alsun, we provide all translation services at an affordable cost. Contact us today with your documents, and we will give you a detailed quote.