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Driving in Tunisia

Information acquired on 11/06/2009

Compulsory documents

Pink EU driving licence.

Car registration or rental papers.

Country initials sticker.

International Motor Insurance Card.


Motorists are advised to contact the Motoring Association for information on local regulations.


Maximum alcohol level : 0.00 %.

Minimum age for front seat passengers : 12 years.

Minimum driving age : 20 years.

Safety belt compulsory in front.

Motorcyclists: helmet compulsory for driver and passenger.


Warning triangle compulsory.

First-aid kit recommended.

Fire extinguisher recommended.

Set of spare light bulbs recommended.

Speed limits (Light vehicles)

In built-up areas : 50 kph.

On roads : 90 kph.

On motorways : 110 kph.

These speed limits are lower in wet weather.

Auto clubs

National automobile club de Tunisie (NACT)

29 Avenue Habib Bourguiba

1000 - TUNIS


Touring Club de Tunisie

15 rue d'Allemagne

RP 1000 - TUNIS


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