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Lesotho License Requirements
« on: October 03, 2018, 05:14:02 pm »
Hi Dogs,

Not really sure if this is the right board to post on. But we're planning a trip through Lesotho at the end of the month and need to if the local authorities will accept a learners license?

Let me know,
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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2018, 05:44:37 pm »
Correct answer is no but I don't think anyone in charge has ever noticed. Bet you will find your insurance will use it as an excuse to weasel out of liability if you have a claim there though.
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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2018, 09:47:09 am »
SA learners license is only valid within the borders of SA.
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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2018, 11:55:52 am »
Stan,

if you need routes and acomodation info,  contact me and I will gladly send you the info or even suggest a route according to your needs.

The licence is not a big issue, go and enjoy Lesotho.

You can visit this thread of mine concerning general info on Lesotho including, fuel points, accommodation and routes:
http://www.wilddog.za.net/forum/index.php?topic=222616.0
« Last Edit: October 05, 2018, 11:58:12 am by Losper »
 
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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #4 on: October 13, 2018, 12:46:34 pm »
Stan,

if you need routes and acomodation info,  contact me and I will gladly send you the info or even suggest a route according to your needs.

The licence is not a big issue, go and enjoy Lesotho.

You can visit this thread of mine concerning general info on Lesotho including, fuel points, accommodation and routes:
http://www.wilddog.za.net/forum/index.php?topic=222616.0

Thanks Losper

I have a route from Ian the Tooth! Accommodation sorted...


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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #5 on: October 13, 2018, 02:39:03 pm »
AFAIK a SA learners is valid in any SADEC country?
 

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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #6 on: October 15, 2018, 06:57:32 am »
Stan,

if you need routes and acomodation info,  contact me and I will gladly send you the info or even suggest a route according to your needs.

The licence is not a big issue, go and enjoy Lesotho.

You can visit this thread of mine concerning general info on Lesotho including, fuel points, accommodation and routes:
http://www.wilddog.za.net/forum/index.php?topic=222616.0

Here are our planned routes for the trip... suggestions, changes etc. always welcome...
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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #7 on: October 15, 2018, 12:55:47 pm »
Stan1975,  that road up to Gatberg looks lekker, do you know if it is running on private ground or not?
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Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #8 on: October 16, 2018, 07:49:58 pm »
It is but I know the farmer very well he is one of my customers, any time you want to head up there let me know and I will make the necessary arrangements. If you’re keen to join us on the trip we’d love an extra set of hands especially for Ongeluksnek as it seems as though it will only be two bike doing that route to Lady Grey at this stage.


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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #9 on: October 16, 2018, 07:50:54 pm »
AFAIK a SA learners is valid in any SADEC country?

Thanks Rob, much appreciated.


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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #10 on: November 17, 2018, 09:22:26 am »
AFAIK a SA learners is valid in any SADEC country?

Definitely NOT in Mozambique.
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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #11 on: November 17, 2018, 11:22:22 am »
AFAIK a SA learners is valid in any SADEC country?

Definitely NOT in Mozambique.
They are a member state but are known not to folow protocol... :biggrin:
 

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Re: Lesotho License Requirements
« Reply #12 on: December 10, 2018, 03:03:34 pm »



stan1975 you probably have a great route planned,  however Losper knows the place quite well. I have never met him, but he did give us some good advice when we went up this year.
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