HC Deb 26 March 1990 vol 170 c14W
Sir Dudley Smith

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many new full driving licences have been issued by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Centre in each of the last three years, exclusive of heavy goods vehicle licences and public service vehicle licences.

Mr. Atkins

The number of new full driving licences issued by the driver and vehicle licensing centre in the last three years, are as follows:

New licences
1987 991,769
1988 1,000,611
1989 1,004,358

These figures do not include replacement, duplicate and exchange licences issued to people who have already held a full British driving licence.