A learner’s licence is a mandatory document that you should possess if you are learning how to operate a motor vehicle in the country. The learner’s licence is issued by a Regional Transport Office (RTO) after the applicant successfully clears the learner’s licence test. To apply for a learner’s licence, you should ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria specified by the RTO. Residents of Delhi can approach an RTO in their area of residence or business or apply online to obtain a learner’s licence.
A learner’s licence is issued for the following classes of vehicles in Delhi:
Residents of Delhi who wish to apply for a learner’s licence will have to do as follows:
*Note: Those applying for a learner’s licence to drive e-rickshaws or e-carts will need to clear an oral preliminary test with objective-type questions instead of the computerised test.
You will need to submit the following documents when applying for a learner’s licence:
Your learner’s licence is valid for a period of 6 months. Once you receive your learner’s licence, you can begin learning how to operate motor vehicles. However, make sure that you attach an ‘L’ board (on a red or white background) to the front and rear end of the vehicle. You will also have to be accompanied by an individual who holds a permanent driving licence while riding or driving a motor vehicle.
You can apply for a permanent driving licence 30 days after your learner’s licence has been issued. Keep in mind that you will have to apply for a permanent driving licence during the validity of your learner’s licence.
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