Driving in Europe post Brexit
With apologies to non-UK DriveTribers, this quiz aims to test how prepared UK drivers are.
Which of the following will you need if you're driving in the EU following a no deal Brexit?
- A full valid driving licence
- An international driving permit
- A half litre spare bottle of engine oil
- Proof of address in the UK - bank statement or equivalent
In the event of a no-deal, what will drivers need in order to validate their motor insurance?
- Nothing, your motor insurance will still be valid across the UK
- A green card authorisation from your insurer
- A GB sticker on your car
If you have a blue GB identifier on your registration plate, will you ALSO need a GB sticker on your car if its "no deal"?
- No - a blue GB identifier on my registration plate will be enough
- Yes - I will need a sticker IN ADDITION to the GB icon on my plate
- No - GB stickers are optional in all cases
Will you need different International Driving Permits if travelling to France and Spain?
- No, one IDP will cover me to transit across and between France and Spain
- Yes, France and Spain are covered by different IDP Conventions. Two IDPs will be needed.
Where can you buy an International IDP. Select any or all that apply.
- Halfords stores and web sites
- The RAC web site
- The AA web site
- Post Offices over the counter
- Post Offices over the counter and via their web site
Will the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) continue to provide free state-funded medical treatment post Brexit?
- It will cease to be valid if there is a no-deal Brexit
- It will be valid for a transitionary period if there is a no-deal Brexit
Will UK-issued pet passports continue to be valid in the event of a no deal Brexit?
In its "no deal" and you have a road accident in the EU, can you claim via a UK-based Claims Representative
- It will vary by insurance company, but you might need to claim against the driver or insurer where the accident happened
- You will still be able to make a claim via a UK-based Claims Representative or the UK Motor Insurer's Bureau (MIB)