Driving licence address change is required if your place of residence changes. Itzeazy helps you to change address on driving licence online and you can update driving licence address.  You can also process yourself change of address in DL.

Reasons to go for  change of address on your Driving License under two circumstances :

  1. Changing the address from one place to another within the same city
  2. The address change is from one state or city to another

Though a driving licence is valid throughout India , there are requirements when it is necessary to change address on driving licence

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Documents required for Driving Licence Address Change

Following are the documents required for driving licence address change :

1. Change of address form

2. Form No. – 7 ( called as Computer Form)


Driving Licence Change address

Form 7A

Driving licence address change

Form 7B

3. Post cover (As your DL will be dispatched through postal services)

4. Passport-size photograph

5. Current address proof (Passport, Utility bills like electricity, water or telephone bills, Ration Card, Aadhaar Card)

6. NOC (in case of address change from one city or state to another)/CC (in case of address change from one place to another within the same city) from the RTO from where you attained your driving licence

How to Change Address on Driving Licence?

If you have shifted to some other place or region for any purpose and have changed residential address, it is necessary to change address on driving licence. For the procedure of driving licence address change, you have to initialise and complete the work through RTO of newly shifted place.

In India there are two chances of shifting either intersate or intrastate.  Those who are shifting from one state to other i.e interstate vehicle transfer, there is a need to take NOC(No objection certificate) for making address change on paper DL. Those who have smart card DL, NOC is not required as per the new rule provided the it must have online data.

For people who are going to transfer within a state between towns, cities , they can simply submit a CC and get required changes on DL if it is paper type and if its smart card DL, cc will not be required.

Process for Driving licence address change

  1. Get the address change form from the nearest RTO.
  2. Fill Form No – 7 (called as Computer Form).
  3. Fill (1) and (2), and submit to the RTO along with current address proof.
  4. Meet an official at the Driving Licence section of the RTO where a superintendent will verify all your documents and inform how much money you will have to pay to make changes in the DL.
  5. Pay the fees and you will receive a receipt at the fee counter.
  6. Then the superintendent will approve for bio-metric photo. After this, submit your file in the same section and obtain acknowledgement. (Double check if your photo has been properly clicked and the file number written in the form after clicking your photo is correct. You don’t want any other person’s photo in your DL)

Once you have completed the aforementioned procedure, your updated driving licence will be sent to your residential address via the Indian postal services within 30 days after you make an application.

To get NOC for Driving Licence , in most of the RTOs physical presence of the applicant is mandatory . If you have already shifted to some distant place then getting NOC would  not feasible. In such cases you can evaluate the option of getting new Driving licence . To know the process for application for new driving licence  you can refer Address Change on DL

Driving Licence address change fees

Driving licence address change fees is :

Smart Card fee – ₹. 200/-

Change of address fee – ₹. 200/-

Time required to change address in DL

Approximately 30 days.