CHANGES IN VEHICLE AND DRIVERS’ LICENSES EFFECTIVE NEXT WEEK
Changes affecting vehicle owners and driving license holders are set to be enacted next week.
The Principal Licensing Officer, Mark Bell, confirms the new system is ready to be switched on at the Inland Revenue.
A government statement says, initially the new system will be implemented only in Honiara and Guadalcanal Province.
The first of the new driving licenses will be issued to Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo.
New driver and vehicle licenses will be available for issue from next Monday.
The statement adds, vehicle owners and drivers can obtain an application form through the Inland Revenue Division’s Web site to have their driving and vehicle licenses replaced adding hard copies will also be available at the division for picking.