NOTICE OF WATER SERVICE INTERRUPTION: Residents living near the Community Safety Building (Eighth St to Sixth St near Oakville Ave and Orchard Ave) may experience a water service outage until approximately 1pm today as unscheduled watermain repair and maintenance is underway. If you have questions, please call the Town's Engineering Department at 250-656-4502. We apologize for the inconvenience.   

Driver Services

The Town of Sidney offers a local Driver Services branch, located at 9884 Third Street, in the Court House building behind the Town Hall and Beacon Community Services.

Regular Business Hours

Open 8:30 am – 4pm; Monday to Friday (Appointments are not accepted)

Services Provided

Driver Services

  • Driver’s License renewals and duplicates
  • New BC Driver’s License issuance for out of province/country applicants
  • Cancellations, Prohibitions, Reinstatements
  • Knowledge testing for Passenger/Commercial Vehicle and Motorcycle Learners Licenses – Cut off for testing is 3:00 pm.
  • Enhanced Road Assessments for seniors (Available twice per month.  Book an appointment by calling 250-978-8300. Please note: this is the only road testing we offer.)
  • B.C. Identification cards
  • B.C. Services Cards – new and renewal
  • Change of address
  • Traffic Fines processing – payments or disputes
  • Driver/Rider/Commercial/Recreational Trailer towing manuals available
  • Free “L” and “N” signs for the new driver

ICBC Autoplan Broker

  • Renewing Insurance / Plates
  • Transfers
  • Registrations
  • Change of Address
  • Special coverage
  • Cancellations
  • Permits
  • Debt collection
  • Personalized, Veterans & Collector Plates

Other Service Locations:

There are 2 other Driver Licensing offices in the region:

  • 1150 McKenzie Avenue, Victoria
  • 955 Wharf Street, Victoria

Please note: There are several private ICBC Autoplan brokers in Sidney available to serve the public.