The term Driving Licence Tourism describes a phenomenon that drivers or prospective drivers, for obtaining a driving licence, go to a Member State other than their state of normal residence. There are several possible reasons behind the phenomenon. The Topic Group identified 15 possible problems causing Driving Licence Tourism. The problems are emerged mainly because of different requirements, practices and procedures in the Member States.
The Topic Group was chaired by Mrs. Birgit Sääv (Swedish Transport Agency). Mrs. Marita Löytty (Finnish Transport Safety Agency) was the secretary and co-chairman of the Topic Group.