Get International driving license in India –  IDP in India

How to get IDP, documents required to get IDP & where to apply for IDP in India

International driver licenses are referred to as IDP [International Driving Permit] this type of document is generally issued by the licensing authority of a country to enable their citizens to drive while visiting other countries. Generally they are valid for a one year period. Any Indian citizen who wishes to drive when visiting abroad should apply for IDP prior to leaving India. In India IDP is issued by the licensing authority in India or a few authorized automobile associations. Regional Transport Offices (RTO) are the designated government offices that deal with driving license issues in India.

Who can get a International Driving License in India

Must hold a valid driving license Must have a valid Indian passport

Where to apply for International Driving License in India

Applications can be made to the authorized licensing authority in the area where the applicant resides. Relevant documents such as proof of residence are required, so its important to apply accordingly to the office that has jurisdiction over the area of your residence. Regional Transport Offices (RTO) or some authorized Automobile Associations in India issue International Driving License’s in India.

Documents required in India to get International Driving license (IDP)

The following are some of the documents applicants need to get IDP: Form 4A. This is the application form required for issue of International Driving Permit. A sample form is available at: HERE  Applicants should not use sample forms, Download from authorized official websites only as forms can change and may vary depending on the State in India where application is being made. Form 1A (Medical Certificate) A sample form is available HERE Valid Driving License. Valid Indian Passport. Valid Visa (where applicable). Three copies of recent passport size photographs. Appropriate Fee [Currently fee is Rupees 500.] Applicants should submit the required documents along with the applicable fee to the District/Regional Transport Office in their region. The time frame to get IDP after submission of documents is generally seven working days, however may take as much as 30 days.

Validity of International Driving License issued in India

The validity of IDP issued in India is one year or until the IDP holder’s Indian driving license is valid, whichever is earlier. Both IDP and valid driving license of your home country are required to drive abroad.  International Driving Permits issued in India cannot be renewed, a new application is required.
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Get International driving

license in India –  IDP in

India

How to get IDP, documents required

to get IDP & where to apply for IDP

in India

International driver licenses are referred to as IDP [International Driving Permit] this type of document is generally issued by the licensing authority of a country to enable their citizens to drive while visiting other countries. Generally they are valid for a one year period. Any Indian citizen who wishes to drive when visiting abroad should apply for IDP prior to leaving India. In India IDP is issued by the licensing authority in India or a few authorized automobile associations. Regional Transport Offices (RTO) are the designated government offices that deal with driving license issues in India.

Who can get a International Driving

License in India

Must hold a valid driving license Must have a valid Indian passport

Where to apply for International

Driving License in India

Applications can be made to the authorized licensing authority in the area where the applicant resides. Relevant documents such as proof of residence are required, so its important to apply accordingly to the office that has jurisdiction over the area of your residence. Regional Transport Offices (RTO) or some authorized Automobile Associations in India issue International Driving License’s in India.

Documents required in India to get

International Driving license (IDP)

The following are some of the documents applicants need to get IDP: Form 4A. This is the application form required for issue of International Driving Permit. A sample form is available at: HERE  Applicants should not use sample forms, Download from authorized official websites only as forms can change and may vary depending on the State in India where application is being made. Form 1A (Medical Certificate) A sample form is available HERE Valid Driving License. Valid Indian Passport. Valid Visa (where applicable). Three copies of recent passport size photographs. Appropriate Fee [Currently fee is Rupees 500.] Applicants should submit the required documents along with the applicable fee to the District/Regional Transport Office in their region. The time frame to get IDP after submission of documents is generally seven working days, however may take as much as 30 days.

Validity of International Driving

License issued in India

The validity of IDP issued in India is one year or until the IDP holder’s Indian driving license is valid, whichever is earlier. Both IDP and valid driving license of your home country are required to drive abroad.  International Driving Permits issued in India cannot be renewed, a new application is required.
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