The licence is required by any person who is not a Member of ANDRA and who does not need a permanent ANDRA Drag Racing Licence for cars 12.00 seconds (1/4 mile) / (7.70 1/8 mile) and slower, or motorcycles 10.00 seconds (1/4 mile) / (6.70 1/8th mile) and slower.
It may extend to 11.00 1/4mile (7.00 1/8 mile) if safety criteria are met with the car, or 9.50 1/4 mile (6.05 1/8 mile) for a motorcycle.
The DDL is available on the day of the event from ANDRA Stewards or their agents, or as part of the entry in some cases, and confers Honorary ANDRA Membership at a cost of $5.00 (GST incl.), for the period of the event. ANDRA Personal Accident Cover is also available at the Category Two level to the holder for the duration of the event, at an additional cost of $5.00 (GST incl.) per event.