Driving License
Badge for driving public service vehicle
Anyone who drives a Public Service Vehicle such as a bus, auto - rickshaw, Taxi etc., should obtain a badge from the Transport Department. Persons with 6 months driving experience in Light Motor Vehicles and 2 years experience in Heavy Motor Vehicles may apply for the badge. The antecedents of applicants are verified from the Police Department before grant of Public Service Vehicle Badge.
Who can apply?
The applicant should hold a valid driving license.
Applicant should appear in person to undergo driving test.
Applicant should have passed 8th Standard
What are the documents to be given?
Application - Form LTVA
Declaration as to fitness in Form 1
Medical certificate as in Form 1a
Form-5 (For persons applying through driving school)
Driving License
What is the amount of Fees payable?
Rs.265 with Service Tax.
To whom should one apply?
Regional Transport Officer
Motor Vehicle Inspector, Grade-I / II
Time limit for obtaining a badge
30 Days from the date of application (since police report is needed)