Driving License

The driving licence authorises a driver to drive various types of motor vehicles on Indian roads. They are administered by the Regional Transport Authorities/Offices (RTA/RTO).



A driving license can be used as a proof of photo identity for a holder of the license. The following are common types of driving licenses.


Permanent License »


Learner’s License »


International Driving Permit (IDP): 
An International Driving License is required for driving outside India. The international driving license requires to be validated each year.