Driving in Québec

In order to be allowed to drive on Québec roads, you must hold a valid driver's licence, a vehicle registration certificate and a property damage insurance certificate.

The Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ) issues driver's licences and vehicle registration certificates. This section explains how to obtain them. In addition, you will find:

  • information on basic driving concepts
  • references to help you as you learn to drive
  • information on how to prepare for the passenger vehicle road tests

Welcome to Québec roads!

Last update: June  4, 2022