Driver Record (Abstract)


Obtaining a Record

A copy of your driving record (driver’s abstract) may be obtained in person, by mail or fax from any Motor Registration Office in the province.

To receive a copy of your driver record (abstract) you may complete this application. (50 KB)

Or submit the following information:

  1. Surname and given name(s)
  2. Driver’s licence number or date of birth
  3. Postal address or fax number (with area code) where you would like the driver’s abstract returned.
  4. Any person requesting a driver’s record for another individual must have written permission in order for the record to be processed.

Fee: $15.00

Method of Payment

Cheque or money order made payable to the Newfoundland Exchequer

Visa or Master Card. Include card number, expiry date by month and year, authorization from the card holder to deduct fees from credit card.

Any inquiries please call toll free: 1-877-636-6867 – please ask to be connected to the office you requested the abstract from.

You must pay in advance to receive copies of your driver record. Please note that we cannot accept requests via telephone.

Processing Time

If you apply for a Driver Record (Abstract) in person at the counter in any of our offices you will receive the record(abstract) the same day. If you apply by mail or fax, upon receipt of the request, please allow 3 business days for processing. Note: Processing times are approximate and may change depending on the volume of requests received.

Obtaining a Record – Mail or fax to any location listed below

Motor Registration Division office mailing addresses and fax numbers:

St. John’s

P.O. Box 8710
St. John’s, NL, A1B 4J5
(149 Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl)
Fax: (709) 729-7616

Harbour Grace

P.O. Box 512
Harbour Grace, NL, A0A 2M0
(7-9 Roddick Cresent)
Fax: (709) 945-3114


Clarenville, NL, A5A 1T5
(8 Myer’s Avenue, Suite 201)
Fax: (709) 466-4070


P.O. Box 2222
Gander, NL, A1V 2N9
(230 Airport Blvd., Fraser Mall)
Fax: (709) 256-1438

Grand Falls / Winsor

Grand Falls / Winsor, NL, A2A 1W9
(3 Cromer Ave, Provincial Building)
Fax: (709) 292-4387

Corner Brook

Corner Brook, NL, A2H 6J8
(Sir Richard Squires Building)
Fax: (709) 637-2615

Labrador City

Labrador City, NL, A2V 2J8
(118 Humphrey Road, Bruno Plaza)
Fax: (709) 944-5630

Goose Bay

P.O. Box 3014 Station B
Happy Valley Goose Bay, NL, A0P 1E0
(2 Tenth Street)
Fax: (709) 896-4340


P.O. Box 698
Marystown, NL, A0E 2M0
(1 Harris Drive, Industrial Park)
Fax: (709) 279-8031