car driver's license

Class B - passenger car

requirements:

  • age: 18
  • Czech citizenship or being here for at least 185 days in a calendar year ( registered at Foreign Police with official Czech address)
  • health certificate

driving course:

  • theory lessons: 6
  • driving lessons: 14 ( manual or automatic transmission)

exam:

  • theory test ( 25 questions in 30 minutes with interpreter)
  • driving test ( minimum 30 minutes of driving with examiner and interpreter)

getting the licence:

applying at the city hall where they require several documents proving 185 days of your stay in Czechia

  • in Ostrava you apply here:
  • documents needed:
  1. residency permit
  2. work contract covering for at least 185 days in a calendar year
  3. Sworn statement of the employer that you are currently working there ( Čestné prohlášení)
  4. living contract covering for at least 185 days in a calendar year
  5. Sworn statement of the landlord that you are currently living there ( Čestné prohlášení)

Those are documents which are usually required by the city hall officials. There are some specific situations where some other documents needed like sharing household with Czech resident or citizen, being a student here, not have any rent agreement but living in own property, etc.

  • after all process is successfully finished your licence will be ready to pick up in 3 weeks at the same place