File image: A police officer and licensing officers check a motorist's documents, during the joint Police and Licensing Division exercise.

The moratorium has been extended for the renewal of drivers’ permits and other transactions at the Licensing Division.

Speaking exclusively with Guardian Media today, the Minister of Works and Transport, Rohan Sinanan, said the extension was approved by Cabinet last Thursday.

The Minister said measures were being taken to expand the appointment system at the various Licensing offices.

We’ll tell you more in the CNC3 7 pm newscast and in tomorrow’s Trinidad and Tobago Guardian.