Svolvær Driver and Vehicle Licensing Office
Street address:Vorsetøyveien 17
Postal address:Postboks 245
Book, change or cancel an appointment
You need to book an appointment for theory tests. We also recommend that you book an appointment for renewal or exchange of your driving licence, vehicle registration and collection of number plates. If you do not book an appointment, you may experience some waiting time.
Change or cancel an appointment
You can change or cancel an appointment in our appointment booking service. To do so, you must state a reference number. You received the reference number when you booked your appointment.
- 9:00 AM–2:00 PM
- 9:00 AM–2:00 PM
We offer practical driving tests in categories B and BE.
You can authorise the driving school to book a session on your behalf or you can book the session yourself.
We carry out vehicle tests and check-ups of light and heavy vehicles, subject to booking a session.
Tests and check-ups of vehicles of more than 7,500 kg are carried out at Gullesfjord vehicle test station.
Collecting number plates
We recommend booking an appointment to pick up number plates. If you do not book an appointment, you may experience some waiting time.
Handing in number plates
You can hand in number plates at the driver and vehicle licensing office during the opening hours. We do not have a plate slot.
Sending number plates by post
You can send number plates to the licensing office’s postal address. They will then be deregistered from the date when you posted them.
Order temporary number plates
It is easy to order temporary number plates on Your page.
Contacting the driver and vehicle licensing office
You cannot telephone or email the driver and vehicle licensing office directly. See how you can contact the Norwegian Public Roads Administration.
Payment at the driver and vehicle licensing office
You can pay by bank card (debit card) or cash. Credit cards are not accepted.
Proof of identity
Remember to bring valid proof of identity when you visit the driver and vehicle licensing office.