§ Sir R. Russell
asked the Minister of Transport if he will publish in the OFFICIAL REPORT a list of countries 216W abroad in which British driving licences are recognised.
§ Mr. Marsh
I understand that, for touring purposes, the following countries at present recognise British driving licences:
Afghanistan. Libya. Algeria. Liechtenstein. Andorra. Luxemborg. Argentina. Malawi. Australia. Malta. Austria. Mauritius. Bahamas. Mexico. Barbados. Monaco. Belgium. Netherlands. Botswana. New Zealand. British Honduras. Nicaragua. Brunei (See Note 1). Niger. Bulgaria. Norway. Canada. Papua and New Costa Rica (See Note Guinea. 1). Peru. Cuba. Philippines. Cyprus (See Note 1). Portugal. Czechoslovakia. (including the Denmark. Azores, Maderia). Dominican Republic. San Merino. Ethiopia (See Note 2). Sarawak. Fiji. Seychelles. Finland. Singapore. France. South Africa (See Gambia. Note 3). Federal Republic of South West Africa. Germany. Southern Yemen (See Ghana. Note 1). Gibraltar. Sudan. Guatemala. Swaziland. Guernsey. Switzerland. Honduras. Tanzania. Hong Kong. Togo. Iran. Trinidad and Tobago. Irish Republic. Turkey. Israel. Uganda. Italy (See Note 2). Union of Soviet Jamaica. Socialist Republics Jersey. (See Note 2). Jordan. United States of Kenya. America (See Note Kuwait (See Note 1). 1). Lebanon. West Malaysia. Leeward Islands. Yugoslavia. Lesotho. Zambia. Liberia. NOTES: 1. Local licence or certificate also needed; issued on production of British licence. 2. Translation needed. 3. Not in Transvaal; local permit needed in Orange Free State.