The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
17. Orders refusing or revoking driving licences and appeals there-from.
- Where a licensing authority refuses to issue any learner's licence or to issue or renew, or evokes, any driving licence, or refuses to add a class or description of motor vehicle toany driving licence, it shall do so by an order communicated to theapplicant or the holder, as the case may be, giving the reasons inwriting for such refusal or revocation.
- Any person aggrieved by an order made under sub-section (1)may, within thirty days of the service on him of the order, appeal to the prescribed authority which shall decide the appeal after giving such person and the authority which made the order an opportunity of being heard and the decision of the appellate authority shall be binding on the authority which made the order.