Driving In Oman What You Should Know
Seat Belt Laws
By law, everyone in a moving car in Oman must be properly secured with a seat belt.
Drinking and Driving
There is zero tolerance of alcohol in the blood of a driver in Oman.
Using Mobile Phones while driving
Using a phone while driving is not allowed by law
Must Have Documents
You will need to have a complete set of documents for driving in Oman to include the registration document, insurance card, Diving licence, international driving licence for the tourist and proof of identification.
Minimum Driving Age
You have to be at least 18 to be able to drive in Oman if driving a locally registered car. If you’re renting a car, the minimum age is 21
A minimum of third party insurance is compulsory in Oman and the insurance must be issued by an Omani company.
International Driving License
Oman Automobile Association is the authorised body to issues International Driving License in oman. For more information on the requirements and process.
Please visit: www.omanauto.org