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Florida International Drivers Permit Law Causes Stir

Our Dispatch Center was recently besieged with calls from upset Canadian citizens seeking information on how to obtain an “International Drivers License.”  This rush was apparently was spurred by letters sent to the Canadians by their government urging them to apply for these licenses immediately based upon a new Florida law requiring all non U.S. residents to carry this new document when driving.  The situation was made worse by the fact that no one in our Dispatch was clear about what the frantic Canadians were talking about. There is no such thing as an “International Drivers License.”  The document in question is an International Driving Permit (IDP) that translates a … Continue reading

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