Driving Licence

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A Driving Licence is an official document certifying that the holder is suitably qualified to drive a motor vehicle.

Licenses are issued by the Motor Vehicles Department through its Regional Transport Offices (RTO). An individual of 16 years of age and above (for a Non-Gear Two Wheeler up to 55 cc) and 18 years and above (for a Geared Two Wheeler and Four Wheeler) can apply for Driving Licence.

An applicant first gets a Learners Licence, then after at least one month after issuance of Learner Licence the applicant can apply for a Permanent Driving Licence.

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How to Get Your Driving Licence?

Follow My RTO's Guide to Get your Driving Licence

It's Quite Easy! You Can Do It By Yourself.

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Step 1: Learner's Licence

  • Check the List of the Required Documents

    Make a checklist of the documents required.
    In case you already have Driving Licence of a different class and are applying for Learner's Licence then skip the Required Documents Step.

  • Apply for Learner's Licence

    Go to the Official Transport Department website Parivahan.gov.in and follow the step:
    1. Open Sarathi (Driving Licence Related Services)
    2. Select Your State.
    3. Click on 'Apply Online' and Select 'New Learners Licence'.
    4. Select 'Applicant does not hold Driving/ Learner Licence', or In Case you hold a driving licence of another Class then select 'Applicant holds Driving Licence, Enter DL Number' and Click on 'Submit'
    5. Fill in the Details and Submit the Application Form.
    6. Note down the Application Number.

  • Upload Documents and Fee Payment

    Continue to proceed to the next steps of your application.
    Upload the Required Documents and Proceed to Fee Payment.

    If you have to open your application form again click on 'Apply Online' and select 'Application Status'

  • Schedule an Appointment for Learner's Licence Test

    Select 'LL SLOT BOOK' and select a date and time for your Learner's Licence Test.
    In case you already hold a Driving Licence of another class, There's no need to apply for the test.

  • Prepare for Your Learner's Licence Test

    To prepare for the Leaner's Licence Test Download the Questions Bank from Official Transport Department Website: Sample Questions Bank
    You can prepare for the test by taking the Transport Department's Official Mock Test on Sarathi.
    (Learner's Licence Test in Maharashtra is Conducted Only in Marathi and English.)

  • Appear for the Learner's Licence Test

    You'll be briefed about the Test at the Exam Hall by RTO Officials before appearing for your Test. (Typically the Test requires Answering 10 questions Correctly out of 15 questions to Pass)

  • Collect the Learner's Licence

    After Successfully Passing the Learner's Licence Test, You will be Handed your Learner's Licence.

  • Apply for Permanent Driving Licence

    A Learner's Licence Holder is Eligible to Apply for a Permanent Driving Licence after at least 30 days from the Date of Issue of the Learner's Licence.

Step 2: Permanent Licence

  • Documents Required

    A Learner's Licence Holder is Eligible to Apply for a Permanent Driving Licence after at least 30 days from the Date of Issue of the Learner's Licence.
    Documents Required are:
    1. Original Learner's Licence.
    2. Original Form 2 (Learner's Licence Application Form)
    3. Original Driving Licence, If the applicant already holds a Driving Licence of another Class of Vehicle.

  • Apply for Permanent Driving Licence

    Go to the Official Transport Department website Parivahan.gov.in and follow the step:
    1. Open Sarathi (Driving Licence Related Services)
    2. Select Your State.
    3. Click on 'Apply Online' and Select 'New Driving Licence'.
    4. Fill in the Learner's Licence Number and Date of Birth.
    5. Fill in the Details and Submit the Application Form.
    6. Note down the Application Number.

  • Upload Documents and Fee Payment

    Continue to proceed to the next steps of your application.
    Upload the Required Documents and Proceed to Fee Payment.

    If you have to open your application form again click on 'Apply Online' and select 'Application Status'

  • Schedule an Appointment for Driver's Competency Test

    Select 'DL SLOT BOOK' and select a date and time for your Driving Licence Test.
    Additional Test Track Fees and Test Vehicle Fees may be needed.

  • Prepare for Your Driving Licence Test.

    The Driver's Competency Test also known as Skill Test included three stages:
    1. Driving the Vehicle on a Figure 8 Track. (For Two wheeler and Four Wheeler)
    2. Driving a Vehicle Forward - Diagonal Reverse - Forward - Diagonal reverse. (Only for Four Wheeler)
    3. Driving a Vehicle Forward on a Steep Inclination - Stopping - Moving Forward Without the Vehicle Rolling Back. (Only for Four Wheeler)

  • Appear for Your Driving Licence Test

    The Driver's Competency Test also known as Skill Test Typically included three stages:
    1. Driving the Vehicle on a Figure 8 Track. (For Two wheeler and Four Wheeler)
    2. Driving a vehicle on an 'H' Track: starting with forwarding - Diagonal Reverse - Forward - Diagonal reverse. (Only for Four Wheeler)
    3. Driving a Vehicle on Gradient: Forward on a Steep Inclination - Stopping - Moving Forward Without the Vehicle Rolling Back. (Only for Four Wheeler)You'll be briefed about the Test at the Exam Hall by the RTO Officials before your Test Starts.

  • After Successfully Passing the Driving Licence Test

    RTO will print and send your Driving Licence on your Postal Address through the Speedpost.

  • Safe and Happy Driving!

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Date of Birth (D.O.B.) (Any one):

  • Birth Certificate
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Secondary School Certificate (SSC) or Higher Secondary School (HSC) Certificate Board Certificate.
  • LIC Policy
  • Photo ID Issued by Central/State Govt.
  • Pay Slip by Central/State Govt./Local Body
  • Passport
Photocopy

Address Proof (Two of these ):

  • Light Bill, PMC Tax Receipt, Index 2 ( Any one of these)
  • Voter’s ID, Aadhar Card, Passport, L.I.C. Policy ( Any one of these)
Photocopy

In Case Residing in a Rental House :

  • Rental Agreement Registered With Sub Registrar
  • Police Verification.
  • Electricity Bill of the Rented Property
  • Aadhar Card or Election Id With Native Place Address.
Photocopy
Applicant's Photo
1 Passport Size Photo

Reference

  • The Motor Vehicles Act 1988 (Section 50 of Chapter IV)
  • The Central Motor Vehicles Rules 1989 (Rule 55, 56, 57)
  • Links to the Official Transport Department User Manual: Follow Link
  • Official Transport Department Website: Learner’s Licence, Permanent Licence