Driving Licence can be applied 30 days after the issue of Learner's Licence. Driving Licene is made only for the class of vehicles where Learning License has been applied for.
The Validity for a non-transport vehicle is 20 years or until the date on which a person attains the age of fifty, whichever is earlier. A person who has attained 50 years of age on the date of issue or renewal of licence ; on renewal will attain a DL effective for 5 years.
The validity for transport vehicle is for 3 years
Licence to drive a transport vehicle carrying goods of dangerous and hazardous nature is effective for a period of one year.
International Driving Permit:
International Driving permit will be valid for a period of not more than one year from the day of issue or till the validity of the driving licence, whichever is earlier.
HOW TO APPLY:(New DL)
1. Application for driving licence should be made in Form 4 accompanied by
An effective learner’s licence to drive the vehicle of the type to which the application relates.
These forms should be submitted at the Fee counter. Keep the receipt safely for further reference.
The applicant should then appear for a driving Test with the Motor Vehicle Inspector(MVI).
No person shall appear for the test of competence to drive unless he has held a learner’s licence for a period of 30 days.
Where the application does not pass the Driving Licence test he may be permitted to re-appear for the test after a period of seven days.
Provided where the applicant does not pass the test even after three appearances, he shall not be qualified to re-appear for such test before the expiry of a period of sixty days from the date of last such test.
An interview of road singns and a few general questions regarding road safety are questioned from the applicant. The application can be rejected if the test is failed.
4. Delivery of the Driving Licence:
The Driving Licence will be delivered to the applicant by the India Postal Service
How to Apply for Learning License ::
A Learner's Licence (LL) is valid for a period of 6 months. Driving Licence (DL) should be applied 30 days after after issue of LL and before the end of validity.
How to apply:
1) Submit forms
Application for Learner’s Licence should be filled up in form 2 accomapnied by:
a) Evidence of correctness of address and age is required during application. For eg. :
Life Insurance Policy
Pay slip issued by any office of Central/State government or local body
Certificate granted by a registered medical practitioner not below the rank of a Civil Surgeon, as to age of person.
b) Medical Certificate(Self Declaration of physical fitness should be filled in Form 1 and a medical certificate issued by a registered medical practitioner in form 1A.)
c) Driving Licence if case of learner’s licence for add of COV (class of Vehicle)
d) Appropriate fees
e) Blood Group Proof
2) Capture biometrics
Photograph, Signature, Finger Prints are captured.
REQUIREMENTS AND RULES:
No person under the age of eighteen years shall drive a motor vehicle in any public place. Provided that a motor cycle with engine capacity not exceeding 50cc may be driven in a public place by a person attaining the age of sixteen years. No person under the age of twenty years shall drive a transport (commercial) vehicle in any public place.
Restriction on granting Learner's licecnce to certain vehicles:
No person shall be granted a learner’s licence to drive a transport (commercial) vehicle unless he has held a driving licence to drive a motor vehicle for at least one year
No Person under the age of eighteen years shall be granted a learner’s licence to drive a motor cycle without gear except with the consent in writing of the person having the care of the person desiring the learner’s licence.
Learner's Licence Holder Rules:
A learner licence holder should be accompanied by an instructor holding an effective driving licence and in such a position to take control or stop the vehicle.
‘L’ should be painted on the car/plate/ card on both the front and the rear of the vehicle, in red and a white background. The painting should be should not be less than 18 centimeters square and the “L” shall not be less than 10 cm high, 2 cm thick and 9 cm wide at the bottom.
DUPLICATE LEARNER'S LICENCE:
On loss of original Leaner’s Licence, application for a duplicate LL can be made by submitting:
Learner’s Licence number
Releavent Forms : Form 1