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I have been using Kenyan driving license to drive here in
Hello, I have been using Kenyan driving license to drive here in south Australia since last year I landed to Australia for my studies.The driving license was valid until last year 2017 october but since I didn't know that I can still renew my License online with ntsa kenya.I chose to alter the last letter 2017 to 2019 October.So I have been driving since last year october with unrenewed DL.Last month I wanted to change my kenyan driving license to South Australian and they asked me to do all the theory test,Road test with qualified examiner and also hazard perception test which I all qualified.So the time I went to service sa to do my conversion, my kenyan driving license was verified and it didnt went through because it was not renewed.They requested if they can send it to forensic for checking and I accepted since I didnt know it can bring me troubles.So after knowing that I was to renew my license before submitting it I went and renewed online,now my livense is valid but the feedback I received yesterday from service sa is that my kenyan license is fraud and invalid and they can allow me to drive anymore.So they asked me to start from L Plate which am not happy about the decision.I dont know if their's any other way that I can get helped? Being in learner plate inhibits me from working since I cant drive.It is very difficult for me,my life will be hard. … read more
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I have been involved in an accident, were I hit another cars rear end and as I was drink driving [Breath Alcohol 0.171].I did not realise it and went to my home not realising that I have left the acci… read more
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