Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency

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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency is the organization of the UK government. It maintains a database of drivers and vehicles. The Agency issues driving licenses, organizes a collection of vehicle road taxes and road fund licenses, sells personalized registrations.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1965
    HQSwansea, GB

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    Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)926(+3%)

    Key People/Management at Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency

    Julie Lennard

    Julie Lennard

    Chief Executive
    Tony Ackroyd

    Tony Ackroyd

    Operations and Customer Services Director
    Rachael Cunningham

    Rachael Cunningham

    Finance Director
    Lynette Rose

    Lynette Rose

    Strategy, Policy & Communications Director
    Andrew Falvey

    Andrew Falvey

    Commercial Director
    Brian Sullivan

    Brian Sullivan

    Chief Technology Officer
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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Office Locations

    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has an office in Swansea
    Swansea, GB (HQ)
    Long View Rd
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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1965
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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Operating Metrics

    FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

    Vehicles Licensed for Use on Roads

    35.60 m35.60 m36.30 m36.50 m37.60 m36.70 m37.10 m37.40 m37.30 m37.50 m

    Vehicles Registered for the First Time

    2.97 m872 k789 k876 k3.21 m900 k805 k893 k3.30 m959 k
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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Online and Social Media Presence

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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Blogs

    Agile on the patio

    DVLA recently hosted ‘Agile on the patio’, a cross-sector virtual conference as part of Wales Tech Week. Helen Jones, Agile Delivery Manager, tells us more about the planning and work that went on behind the scenes.

    News story: DVLA online services: quick and easy for you

    Customers now have more DVLA online services to choose from than ever before.

    Research and analysis: DVLA customer satisfaction 2019 to 2020

    The customer satisfaction survey is used as a continuous measure of customer service satisfaction.

    Press release: Expired driving licences automatically extended by 11 months

    Photocard licences or entitlement to drive that expires between 1 February and 31 December 2020 have been extended for 11 months from the date of expiry.

    Press release: Online services designed for home movers

    With the addition of the new online service, customers can update the address on both their driving licence and log book in less than 5 minutes on GOV.UK.

    From PA to Analyst

    Jodie Lewis, an IT Business Analyst (BA), tells us about her career development at DVLA, from PA to Business Analyst.
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    Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency founded?

      Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency was founded in 1965.

    • Who are Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency key executives?

      Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency's key executives are Julie Lennard, Tony Ackroyd and Rachael Cunningham.

    • How many employees does Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency have?

      Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has 926 employees.

    • Who are Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency competitors?

      Competitors of Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency include Yarra Trams, Express Group and Renault Trucks.

    • Where is Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency headquarters?

      Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency headquarters is located at Long View Rd, Swansea.

    • Where are Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency offices?

      Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has an office in Swansea.

    • How many offices does Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency have?

      Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has 1 office.