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About Driving License

A driving license is an important document for an individual to legitimately be able to drive a motor vehicle in India. Possessing of a valid Driving License issued by the RTO in Karnataka lets an individual drive his motorized vehicle on Indian roads. According to the Government of India including Karnataka, it’s a rule imposed to obtain a valid Driving License to be able to start driving the vehicle on Indian roads. If you are a resident of Karnataka and haven’t obtained a driving license as yet, then now is the time to apply for a Driving License in Bangalore online from NotaryKart.

How to apply for a driving license in Bangalore

Applying for a driving license is the most important step if you decide to drive on the roads according to the Motor Vehicles Act of 1988 states that no individual is allowed to drive a motor vehicle in a public place without a valid driving license. Although it is time-consuming standing in long queues inside the Regional Transport Office (RTO) to pass through the driving test and obtain Driving License, thanks to NotaryKart, now applying for a driving license is a very easy procedure, unlike decades ago, people can now go online and apply for a driving license in Bangalore sitting at home or office. To apply for DL in Bangalore just log on

How it works?

  • Step-1

    Apply Driving License Online

  • Step-2

    Schedule a meeting

  • Step-3

    Document Collection & Test

  • Step-4

    Get your Driving License

Types of Driving Licenses in Karnataka

Driving License for Motorcycles without Gear:

This type of permanent Driving License is given to candidates for driving motorcycles and two-wheelers without gear like scooters and mopeds. The applicant must be of age 16 and above to apply for this type of license.

Driving License for Light Motor Vehicle:

This is conferred to those individuals applying for a license for driving light motor vehicles such as bikes and cars. The legal age to apply for this type of license is 18 and above.

Driving License for Transport Vehicles:

Those who want to be able to drive transport automobiles such as cabs, private service vehicles, lorries, trucks, and trailers should go for a permanent Driving License for transport vehicles. In Karnataka, Driving License for transport automobiles is generally meted out to applicants of age 20 and above.

Below are the procedures to get Driving license:

  • To get a license, first, you need to take LLR from the RTO office.
  • After the required documents (passport sized photos, residence address proof, ID proof etc.) are submitted, you will get a slot for giving your preliminary test to check how familiar you are with the regulations, traffic laws and road rules.
  • Once you have passed the test, a learner’s license will be given to you.
  • You may also download and print the application form from the website.
  • You could opt for the next available slot after a month given that you are confident to go for your final test.
  • A valid license is then issued in accordance with the provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act 1988 by the Karnataka state government.
  • After completion of your driving test, a License is issued within a week’s time. Remember, a driving license is valid for a specific period of time. The validity is clearly mentioned in the license itself.
  • A driving license for a private vehicle has a validity of up to 20 yrs. or up to the age of 50, whichever is earlier. However, a commercial driving license has a valdity of up to three years only.
  • Or the simplest procedure to obtain a Driving License in Bangalore is by visiting
  • Visit your nearest RTO to collect your application form or directly apply through a motor driving school.

Documents required to get Driving License

  1. Form No.4 (driving license application)
  2. An attested copy of any of the following:
    • Ration card (with affidavit) or
    • Voter’s ID card or
    • A certified copy of your Voter List or
    • Valid passport or
    • Life insurance policy which is at least 6 months old and has the latest receipt or
    • Your employer’s certificate if you are employed with the Local Bodies/ Central Government – State Government supported by an attested copy of your employee Identity Card
  3. Valid Age Proof (an attested copy of any of the following):
    • Birth certificate
    • 10th standard mark sheet
    • Transfer certificate from school with your date of birth mentioned over it
    • Passport
    • PAN card
  4. Anyone from the following will be accepted as a valid Permanent address proof document:
    Aadhaar card / Your residential electric bill / LIC bond / Voter Id / Ration card / Residential agreement for your current Bengaluru address / A rental agreement along with electric Bill / A rental agreement along with the gas bill
  5. Photographs (6 Passport sized photographs for learners license, 1 Passport sized photograph for your driving license)

Eligibility to get a driving license

  • You must be a minimum age of 18 years or above to apply for your permanent license and be able to lawfully drive your private motor vehicle.
  • You must first acquire a valid learner’s license.
  • You must submit the application form after a minimum period of 30 days and within 180 days of the date of the issue mentioned on your learner’s license.
  • If you are a minimum age of 20 years old and already possess your Learner’s License, you could even apply for commercial vehicle license.
  • All applicants must be up to date with the traffic laws and regulations.

Driving license Centres in Bangalore

  • Bengaluru, Karnataka (Koramangala)
    3rd Block, Bda Shopping Complex, Koramangala, Bengaluru – 080 25533525
  • Bangalore West (Rajajinagar)
    Corporation Shopping Complex, Rajajinagar, Bangalore – 560010
  • Bangalore East (Indiranagar)
    2ND Floor, BDA Complex, Indiranagar, Bangalore – 560038
  • Bangalore North (Yeshwanthpur)
    3, Corporation Complex, Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore – 560022
  • Bangalore South (Jayanagar)
    Jayanagar Shopping Complex, 4TH Block, Jayanagar, Bangalore – 560011
  • Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Bangalore Urban district
    27/a, Rajarajeshwari Nagar, RV College Road, Mysore Road, Bangalore – 560056
  • Devanahalli, Bangalore Rural district
    7th Cross, Vijayapura Cross, Devanahalli, Bangalore – 562110
  • Yelahanka, Bangalore district
    2019/A, KHB Commercial Complex, Sector B, 3RD Cross, Yelahanka New Town, Bangalore – 560064
  • Hosur Road, Bannerghatta, Bangalore district
    83/63, Op to Mico Factory, Central Jail Road, Bommanahalli CMC, Channakeshavanagar, Electronic City, Bangalore – 560100
  • Nelamangala, Bangalore district
    6 & 7, Near Commercial TAX Check Post, Arishinakunte, Nelamangala, and Bangalore – 562123
  • KR. Puram, Bangalore district
    No.345/4, Old Madras Road, Krishnarajapuram, Bangalore – 560016

How to apply for Learner's License Online

Applicants who wish to apply for a Learner's License need not brave the long queues at the Regional Transport Office (RTO) anymore but can fill out the form and submit their application online. With the introduction of the online Learner's License application, applicants can fill out the form and submit it as well as book their driving test appointment, all from the comfort of their home. Similarly, one can also submit an online appointment for driving license by just visiting

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What is the validity of a Learner's License (LL)?

6 months from the date of issue.

2. Is a Learner's License issued in any state valid throughout India?


3. Where can I get the payment details and application downloads?

You can download different types of applications from Transport Department Government of Karnataka

4. How to check my Driving License status online?

Click here to know the status of your driving license online

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