Recognition of the UAE driver's license has begun in 25 countries around the world, and the 25 countries have successively announced the recognition and replacement of the UAE driver's license on their roads and streets.
In this context, the Ministry of Interior in the United Arab Emirates has announced that, through cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, a list of countries that recognize and exchange the UAE driver's license around the world has been identified.
The list of countries recognizing the UAE license has been issued worldwide and has been defined and has been placed under “authorized”, which you can find available on the official Emirati traveler’s page on the website of the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs (www.mofaic.gov.ae). Also, the list is available at The Ministry's smart application (UAEMOFAIC) in order to make it easier for dealers and facilitate entry to one place where they can find all the information related to the recognition and replacement of the UAE driving license.
On a related note, according to the data contained in “Markhos” on the official website of the Ministry of Interior, the list includes 25 countries around the world in which citizens can replace the UAE driver’s license.
The list of countries that allow the UAE driver's license to be exchanged includes European countries as well as China in addition to the United Kingdom and South Korea.