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Driving Licence Chennai


Driving License in Chennai is issued by RTO Chennai. You can apply for online driving licence through Itzeazy. For obtaining a Driving License to drive a motor cycle with engine capacity of 50 cc or less , the minimum age is 16 years. To obtain other types of Licences one must be 18 years and above.

To obtain a driving licence in Chennai, you need to fulfil certain conditions and eligibility and then apply for the licence with the required documents. After applying, you will get Learning licence and then go for the driving test. Merely applying for a driving license does not guarantee that one is a driver, and you must pass the driving test to get the Licence.

A driving license is an utmost requirement to drive a vehicle in India, and without holding one, the traffic police authority can hold you liable for a hefty penalty.

Itzeazy assists you in the whole process from start to end to obtain a driving licence. Before applying for a driving licence let's understand the common types of driving licences are:

  • MC 50CCC (Motorcycle 50cc)motorcycles with an engine capacity of 50 cc or less.
  • MC EX50CC (Motorcycle more than 50cc)motorcycles and (Light Motor Vehicle)CAR.
  • motorcycles of any engine capacity, but without gears, including mopeds and scooters
  • MCWG or M/CYCL.WG (Motorcycle With Gear)all motorcycles.
  • LMV-NT (Light Motor Vehicle Non Transport)light motor vehicles" for personal use only
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Apply for Driving License Chennai


The process of applying for a driving licence has been simplified and made more convenient over the years. Due to the advancement of technology and the availability of internet connectivity, you can now apply for a driving licence online in Chennai.

The driving licence online process includes application form filling, uploading documents, and payment of fees. Also, as per the types of driving licence wanted to apply for and purposes like renewal of DL, there are different application forms to be filled up and respective fees as well. Itzeazy can guide you through the whole process of applying for a driving licence online in Chennai.

Itzeazy provides consultancy for driving License in Chennai . Itzeazy has a team of driving licence agent in Chennai. The Transport Department of Govt. of NCT of Chennai is entrusted with the responsibility of issuing Driving License through its Regional trasport offices (RTOs).

Driving License is must Under Motor Vehicles Act 1988 to drive a vehicle. Original Driving License must be carried in original while driving and must be shown to the traffic police on demand.

Over View

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Driving Licence - Overview

After being eligible and learning driving skills, individuals who have yet to get a driving licence can apply through an online platform initially with the submission of required documents instead of going to the RTO Chennai for the same. The issuing of a driving licence mainly consists of two stages:

  • First Learning License will be made
  • After 30 days of Learning License, permanent License can be applied.
During learning Licence, computer-based theory test will be there. The learners licence test is basically a check to see whether you know core traffic rules and signals or not. Almost everyone taking this test clears it in one go with the basic preparation. The learners licence is valid for about 6 months in India. In case of expiry of the Learner Licence the applicant needs to repeat the process afresh.

Within the learning driving licence validity, you have to go for the permanent licence process, whereby the applicant will have to undergo a practical driving test. After passing the driving licence test, it takes a minimum of 30 days to get a permanent driving licence.

For the first step of issuing driving licence in Chennai ,Citizens would be able to apply for the learning licence online and without going to RTO Chennai office . But this service is only available in contactless mode if your Aadhaar Card information is linked with your mobile no otherwise you have to visit the Chennai  RTO office to obtain the service.

Process

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Driving License - Process

  • Order online
  • Make 50% payment online
  • Upload documents for pre-check
  • Appointment scheduled for Learning License test at RTO
  • Visit of applicant to RTO for Learning License test
  • Receive Learning License
  • After 30 days of Learning License issue date appointment scheduled for Permanent DL
  • Make 50% balance payment
  • Visit of applicant to RTO for permanent DL test
  • Receive permanent DL by post
  • Documents delivered & order closed

Document Required

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Driving License - Documents Required

  • Duly filled Form No. 1, 2, 3.
  • Three recent passport size photographs .
  • Proof of address ( Ration Card,Passport,LIC Policy, Voter ID card,Telephone Bill,Electricity Bill,Water Bill).
  • Proof of Age (School Certificate ,Birth Certificate ,PAN card).
  • Medical fitness certificate if applicant's age is above 50 years

Forms

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Driving License - Forms

  • Form no. 1
  • Sample form no. 1
  • Form no. 1A
  • Sample form no. 1A

FAQ's

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Driving License - FAQ

1. What is period of validity of Driving Licence ?

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Driving licence is issued for 20 years or 50 years of age whichever is earlier.

2. What is the period of validity of Learner's licence ?

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Learner's licence is valid for the period of six months.

3. What if Failed in the Learning test ?

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Application along with documents will be returned to the failed applicant and he can reappear for test on the next day onwards

4. Is a Learner's Licence valid outside Chennai?

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Yes, it is valid throughout India.

5. Is the Learner's Licence renewable?

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Yes, as long as you get it renewed after the date of its expiry.

6. What If Failed in Test during permanent license ?

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The applicant who has failed in test of competence to drive can collect his application along doucuments and can reappear for the test after 7 days by paying requisite fees .