While Applying the Driving License, first you have to learn How many things are there in DL to Understand.
In this Article, We are talking about DL, Types of DL, Document Required and how to Apply it.
What is Driving Licence?
Driving a license is a legal authorization, or an official document confirming that authorization, for individuals to operate a motorized vehicle, such as a motorcycle, car, truck, or bus, while they are on public roads. Most of these licenses are plastic and about the size of a credit card.
What are the Types of Driving Licence?
These are the types of driving licences available.
Driving Licence for non-gear motorcycles – This licence is issued to drivers of scooters and mopeds.
Driving Licence for Light Motor Vehicles – This license is issued to applicants who wish to operate vehicles such as geared motorcycles and light motorcars.
Driving Licence for Transport Vehicles – This licence is given to applicants who wish to drive heavy vehicles such as trucks, lorries, and trailers.
Driving Licence (DL) – Eligibility Criteria
The following criteria must be met in order to apply for a driving license:
A valid learners license is required.
You must be at least 18 years of age or older.
In order to apply for a permanent driving license, the applicant must do so within 30 (thirty) days of acquiring their learners’ licence.
Candidates must be familiar with traffic laws.
When applying for a commercial driving license, applicants must be at least 20 years old.
Documents Required for Driving Licence
Any one of the following Age proof-
Attested copy of the passport
Certificate issued from the employer if you are working for state/ central government or a local body.
Any one of the following Address Proof
LIC policy bond
Employers certificate issued by local/central or state government
Application form 4
Application form 5 in case of applying for a commercial driving license
Original learner’s license
Three passport size photographs
In India, you can apply for a driving licence both offline and online. While some people prefer to go to an RTO and go through the traditional process, there are many who prefer to apply online from the comfort of their homes.
How to Apply for Driving Licence Offline?
Step 1: Visit the local RTO in your area and request for the application form.
Step 2: fill all the details of the form such as name, address, DOB, and blood type.
Step 3: Attach the photocopy documents listed in the form and submit it at the RTO.
Step 4: After submission, you will have to choose a date and time slot to appear for the driving licence test.
Step 5: Complete the payment for the driving licence application and test.
Step 6: If the test is cleared successfully, the driving licence will be issued to the registered address through speed post.
Note- First You have to apply for Learning Licence and after that you have to apply for Permanent DL ( In Between 6 Months).
How to Apply for Driving Licence Online ?
Here are the steps you need to follow to apply online for a driving licence: