Story: Cars and the motor industry

Plasticised paper licence (2nd of 3)

Plasticised paper licence

In 1986 plasticised paper licences were issued. These were also known as lifetime licences as they expired over 50 years later. They were an inconvenient size and had to be folded to get into a wallet.

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Eric Pawson, 'Cars and the motor industry - Licensing, safety and limits', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/23816/plasticised-paper-licence (accessed 17 November 2018)

Story by Eric Pawson, published 11 Mar 2010, updated 15 Dec 2014