Driving License

Last Updated On: 09/04/2014

What are the application forms required ?

  • Application form in CMV FORM 4.
  • 3 recent passport size photographs.

What are the documents to be given ?

  • Valid learner’s license.
  • Documents of vehicle in which applicant proposes to appear for test of competence to drive vehicle (such as Regn. Certificate, Insurance Certificate, Tax Card, Pollution under control Certificate).
  • In case of transport vehicle, certificate in form CMV 5 issued by Driving Training School.

Where to file application ?

  • The applicant shall present himself before the RTO/Sub Divisional Magistrate along with application and documents.

What is Driving Test (Test of competence to drive)?

  • The Inspector of motor vehicles will conduct the test of competence to drive vehicle as per the procedures laid down under the rule 15 of Central Motor Vehicle Rules, 1989. After satisfaction about the driving skills he will pass his recommendations about the issue of driving.

What is to be done in case of FAIL in Test of competence to drive ?

  • The applicant who have failed in test of competence to drive can collect his application along documents and can reappear for the test after 7 days by paying retest fees of Rs. 50/-.

What is period of validity of Driving ?

  • Driving issued is valid throughout India.
  • Driving is issued for 20 years or 50 years of age whichever is earlier
  • Driving issued for transport vehicle will be valid for three years.

Who will provide more information and help ?

  • For more information/grievances R.T.O/S.D.M. may be contacted.