Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2015] All ER (D) 60 (Jun)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Union (Tenth Chamber)

Judges Vajda (President of the Chamber), Rosas (Rapporteur) and Juhasz

Judgment Dates: 21 May 2015


European Union - Directives - Mutual recognition of driving licences - Grounds for refusing to recognise in member state of normal residence validity of driving licence issued by another member state - , art 11(4).

The Case

European Union Directives. The Court of Justice of the European Union made a preliminary ruling concerning the interpretation of of Directive (EC) 2006-126 of the European Parliament and of the Council (on driving licences). The request had been made in criminal proceedings brought against Mr Wittmann for having driven a motor vehicle in Germany without being in possession of the driving licence required for that purpose.

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