Driving license exchange

Details here:
Changing your foreign driving licence – Vaud

You will need:

  • Application form, which you can download here:

               Driving licence application form

The application form must be signed and stamped by the Contrôle des habitants and by an optician.

  • Passport photo (35×45 mm)
  • Passport (or ID card for those in the EU)
  • Original driving licence
  • Translation of driving licence if not in latin script (e.g. Chinese, Arabic, etc.)


The list of countries from which driving licenses can be changed for a Swiss licence can be found here:
List of countries valid for Swiss driving licence

Where to go: Av. du Grey 110, 1014 Lausanne.