I’ve had a number of enquiries and complaints about the length of time anything to do with licences is taking. So thought you might be interested in some information from DVLA.
This gives information on –
Where’s my application? – including dates of applications that are currently being processed.
Renewing a driving licence
Applying to renew a driving licence if you have a medical condition
You might want to consider signing this petition, started by member Ivan Thorn, frustrated at the backlog and calling for emergency legislation for test candidates to have a minimum number of hours with an ADI or PDI.