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The photo you provide for your driving licence must meet specific standards. It may also need to be certified depending on the type of identification you are using to apply for your licence.
How to get your photograph certified so that it is accepted by DVA for use on your driving licence.
Information on how to use the premium checking service
Identity documents and photograph criteria needed for photocard driving licence applications
All professional LGV and PCV (lorry and bus) drivers are now required to hold a Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) qualification.