The correspondence address can be used for a Driving License
We believe we now have a considerable number of Driving Licenses registered at the
boatmail.co.uk address in Gloucester.
Not surprisingly, the DVLA have issued a challenge block on the address so any initial
application for a new or renewal of a licence is challenged.
They have recently been writing to customers (and we are aware of this as we have
been opening and scanning the letters) asking them to say why a licence should be
This is simply a fraud check as we understand driving licences have been obtained
unlawfully as a means of enacting identity theft..
boatmail.co.uk customers can still use the free correspondence address for registering
their Licence, providing the holder can demonstrate they are permanently travelling
or have a valid reason why they are using us and that the address provided by boatmail.co.uk
is their correspondence address only.