In this post, we will talk about “How to Apply for International Driving License in India?”.
You need to follow these steps to get an International Driver’s licence permit in India so that you can drive in the countries where Indian driving licence is valid:
Step 1:— Go online at
2:— Select online services
from the drop-down menu
4:— Select your state
5:— On the left of your screen you will see a menu, click on apply online
6:— From the drop-down menu, choose/click Services on driving license
7:— Click on continue to proceed to next page
8:— Fill details and proceed (Address on your passport and licence should be same. If it is different, then select Services, IDP and change in DL)
9:— Enter mobile no, Aadhar no, blood group etc. and confirm
10:— Select services and proceed
11:— Fill forms, upload required documents and make payment of ₹1000 for IDP and ₹1200 for IDP + Change in address
The processing fee for an international driving licence is fixed at ₹500 per licence. The applicant will have to make the payment at the time of submitting the documents and application form.
OLD Fee for IDP – ₹500. Revised in January, 2017 – ₹1000
12:— Take the print out of payment receipt, pre-filled form, which will include form 1 and form 1A, get it filled and signed by an MBBS doctor, Self-attest the supporting documents and upload.
13:— Take your documents to RTO with your original Passport, Visa, License in between 10.30–2.30 get it signed by the officer and submit it.
14:— Go with your receipt to collect it from RTO in the evening
Documents Required for IDP:
International Driving Permit Documents Required
The International Driving Permit requirements and eligibility are the same across all the signatory countries. Most countries levy a small fee to issue them, which varies from country to country. Applicants should fulfil the criteria as mentioned below:
—Should be above 18 years of ages.
—Should possess a valid Driving license.
—Submit official form issued by the concerned authority and 3 passport-sized photographs.