Driving Licence: Puducherry
Procedure (To obtain a Learner's Licence)
persons who intend to get a Learner's Licence must apply in Form 2 along
with the documents mentioned below with a fee of Rs.15. An acknowledgement
token will be issued. The applicant will have to be appear for a preliminary
test after that.
written test will be conducted in this department from 09.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
after every 30 minutes. The learners test is conducted for a period of 20
minutes and it has 10 multiple objective type questions. The minimum marks to
qualify is 6 out of 10. The objective type questions will test the knowledge in
traffic signs, traffic rules and regulation, the result of the test will be
exhibited in the notice-board next day and successful candidates can get the
Learners? Licence by producing the token issued to them.
driving motorcycle without gear, a candidate must have completed 16 years.
other vehicles, they must have completed 18 years.
Transport vehicles driving they should have completed 20 years.
30 days of obtaining Learners? Licence, they can apply for permanent Driving
test is exempted if he is already a holder of a Learner?s Licence or possesses
a permanent licence but they will have to appear before the concerned Authority
with proof of documents (original).
Certificate is necessary in case of obtaining the LLR for transport vehicles
such as Bus, Lorry and Taxi etc., Medical Certificate for LLR is not necessary
in case of other category of vehicles.
of Guardian should sign before the Licencing Authority in case of the applicant
applying for Learner?s Licence has not completed 18 years of age but completed
16 years of age, for giving their consent.
Documents (FORM 2)
passport size photograph ? 1 (Apart from one affixed in application)
proof (Duly attested Xerox copy /true copy)
proof (Birth Certificate/School Certificate/Collage Certificate
Fitness Certificate in Form 1 and 1A (In case of Transport vehicle)
Any one of the below mentioned documents should be produced towards residence
1. Ration Card
2. Election Identity
card/Extract of Electoral Roll
5. Pay Slip issued by
Central / State Government
6. House Tax Receipt
7. Study Certificate
issued by the institution
8. Procedure (To obtain
a Driving Licence)
persons who intend to get a Permanent Driving Licence should apply in FORM 4,
30 days after getting the Learner?s Licence and pay fees amounting to Rs.
250/- for the same. A token will be issued as acknowledgement.
test will be conducted the day after submitting the FORM 4. The vehicle
brought for test should exhibit ?L? Broad (At both front and back sides of the
vehicle). They can get Driving Licence by producing the token issued to them
while applying in FORM 4.
Documents (Form 4)
stamp size photograph -2 Nos. (Apart from one affixed in the Form)
5 (In case of Transport vehicles only)
of additional Category of Vehicles
a person wants to add categories after getting a driving licence, for e.g. a
person having two wheeler licence wants to have licence for car LMV, he has to
get LLR and apply in form 8 and enclosing a valid LLR. Two stamp sized photos
and a driving licence shall be enclosed. A fee amounting to Rs. 250/- has to be
paid for additional endorsement.
of Driving Licence
renewal of Driving licence, the applicant shall apply in FORM 9, along
with Medical Certificate (FORM 1 and FORM 1(a)), two stamp sized photos
and a Driving Licence.
fee of Rs.100/- has to be paid for the licence which is valid at the
time of applying for renewal (for this purpose, a grace period of 30 days may
be calculated after the expiry period of Driving Licence). For belated renewal
of license, a sum of Rs.50/- has to be paid as penalty for every calendar year
to a maximum of 5 years.
applicant may get a duplicate Driving Licence by applying in FORM LLD.
For obtaining a duplicate Driving Licence, two passport size photos have to be
enclosed along with two specimen signatures. If the old licence is destroyed,
damaged or defaced, the licence has to be surrendered. In case of loss or
theft, a non-traceable certificate is issued by an officer of the Police
Department, not below the rank of Station House Officer (S.I) shall be
enclosed. A fee of Rs.200/ has to be paid to acquire a Driving Licence.
Application for the Grant or Renewal of Learner's licence