Driving in Tasmania on an interstate or overseas licence
You can’t drive in Tasmania using an interstate or overseas licence if you have been issued a Tasmanian licence.
Australian Armed Forces exemptions – if you are a member of the Australian Armed force, you do not need to transfer your interstate licence to a Tasmanian licence.
See here to find out how to transfer to a Tasmanian licence
If your overseas driver licence is not in English, you must carry your licence and:
Any requests to extend the six month conversion period must be sent to us in writing by emailing email@example.com before the six month period is up. You will be notified in writing if an extension is approved or not.
You can drive a heavy vehicle if your licence allows you to drive that class of vehicle.