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Is a DVLA check necessary?

Yes, we require a DVLA check for EACH driver insured by our insurance Allianz prior to your booking confirmation. This is to ensure you comply with the insurance requirements, and to avoid having to cancel a booking, should your licence not be up to standards*.

  1. Please log in to your profile on Yescapa
  2. Go to My Profile
  3. My Documents
  4. Follow the link provided in the "Driving Licence" section about the DVLA. 
  5. Alternatively, click on this link to access the online form.
N.B. If the insurance is provided by the owner, please get in touch with them directly regarding the various documents they may require in order to set up their own cover for your trip.

*Before confirming your booking, please verify that your licence does not exceed these terms:

Drivers over the age of 25 are acceptable if:

  • In the last 5 years, they have Minor Convictions (see section 5c) which total 6 points or less. 

Drivers over the age of 25 are acceptable with an additional £400 excess if:

  • Speeding Disqualifications up to 6 months (within last 5 years) 
  • Minor Convictions which total 7 to 9 points (within last 5 years). 

Convictions classed as Major Convictions are unacceptable at all times.