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UK driving licence validity post brexit in CH

Hello

I am B permit UK citizen living with
My swiss wife in CH.
I believe I can can continue using
My UK license until the end of 2021
But I must switch it over to the Swiss
Version by the end of the year.

Am I understanding this correctly ?
What happens if I don't switch it over
For the Swiss version ?

I may wish to return to live in the UK
By next year so I want to avoid any situation
Which would force me to retake my driving test
Either in English or swiss German

All info appreciated
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Old 06.06.2021, 09:31
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Re: UK driving licence validity post brexit in CH

You have to change to a Swiss licence within a year of arriving in Switzerland, after that your UK one is invalid. Nothing to do with Brexit, it's always been that way. When you return to UK, you just switch it back, no test taking needed.
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Re: UK driving licence validity post brexit in CH

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What happens if I don't switch it over
For the Swiss version?
It would become illegal for you to drive here.

Tom
 




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