How To Check For Drivers License Status

by Jatin Chhibber | 04/02/2020
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Rather than waiting for your driving license to arrive by post, one can directly visit the Regional Transport Office (RTO) along with your token number to check your DL status.

Have you applied for a driving license, but still don’t know the status? Waiting for the copy of your driving license can sometimes really test your patience. Rather than waiting for your driving license to arrive by post, one can directly visit the Regional Transport Office (RTO) along with your token number to check your DL status. One can also check the status online at Sarathi website (Website of Road Transport and Highways). Given below are the steps, how to check for drivers license status.

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Sarathi Website - Checking your Driving License status

Steps to Check Driving License (DL) Application Status

In our post of how to check for drivers license status, the first step is checking the status of your driving license online, whenever you’ve successfully cleared your permanent driving license test or you’ve applied for international DL, duplicate DL and submitted your DL renewal application.

  • Visit parivahan.gov website.

  • On the first page, you have to select the state from where you’ll avail RTO services. Kindly select your state and proceed further.

  • After selecting the state your page will be redirected to the first page, where you can find a lot of options.

  • On the left, under “Driving License” click and expand the options under “Apply Online” option. 

  • Afterwards, click “Application Status” from the given options.

  • After choosing the “Application Status” you need to enter the Application Number along with your DOB, and then click the “Submit” button.

  • After submitting the information, you can see the status of your driving license on the smartphone or PC screen.

These are some easy steps that how to check for drivers license status. Go ahead and try.

Also Read: All You Need to Know About Driving License Fees in Haryana

How to check for drivers license status

One can also check the status online at Sarathi website (Website of Road Transport and Highways)

How to Enquire For Driving License

  • Kindly visit the official website of your state transport department. Always remember that every website is different from one state to another.

  • You’ll find a link to “Check the status of your driving license”. Kindly select the link and enter you DOB, driving license number along with your address to get the details.

  • On the other hand, one can also visit the “Sarathi Website” of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to check the online status of driving license.

  • After visiting the “Sarathi Website”, on your left, you’ll find the option of “Status of License”, which is under “National Register (DL) Queries”.

  • After choosing “Status of License” you’ll need to enter your DOB, driving license number and state. After entering all the relevant details, click on the “submit” button.

  • On the next page, you’ll be able to see the status of your DL.

Always remember that the Regional Transport Office (RTO) dispatches your driving license after 2 weeks from the time you’ve cleared your driving license test. That’s why there is no use of checking the status of your DL every day. It normally takes around a month for your driving license to be delivered to your house. If you are not at home, please check that there is someone at your house on your behalf with valid identity proof to collect your driving license.

How to Check Registration Certificate (RC) Online

An RC is an official document that is issued to a person when they register their vehicle. It is proof that a specific motor vehicle belongs to a specific person. In our country, it’s quite essential to register your vehicle. It’s a punishable offence, and one can be imprisoned for not having a valid Registration Certificate. Moreover, if a minor is found driving a car without and valid learner’s license, so the parents of that child can be affected. Always check that all your two-wheeler and four-wheelers are registered on your name. Moreover, if you’ve purchased a second-hand vehicle, make sure that the ownership of that specific vehicle is transferred and the Registration Certificate shows your name. It’s quite easy to check your RC status online. All you need to do is visit the parivahan.gov.in to know the live status of your RC. Given below are the steps by which you can keep a check on your RC status.

  • Visit parivahan.gov.in website.

  • Just under the “Online Services” tab, you can find an option named “Know your vehicle details”. Then you’ll be redirected to other pages, where you can check your online RC status.

  • That website will ask you to enter the vehicle registration number. Kindly enter the full registration number and click “Submit”.

  • You can see your Registration certificate easily.

Also Read: All You Need to Know About the Car Registration Charges in Haryana

How to check for drivers license online

All you need to do is visit the parivahan.gov.in to know the live status of your RC

Some Facts About Your Driving License Status

In our post of how to check for drivers license status, given below are some facts such as:

  • Please note that it generally takes around a month for a DL to be delivered to you from the time, a person has applied for it, so try to be a bit patient.

  • Moreover, the Indian Government and all the RTOs are continually coming with some new ways to expertise this process and will allow you to check for your driving license status on their online portal.

  • Before you apply for the driving license, you should have a Learner’s License first. It doesn’t matter that how good you are with your driving skills, if you don’t have a Learner’s License, you’ll not be allowed to apply for Driving License.

  • The Indian Driving License is like any other license issued internationally. The DL comes with an expiry date you should renew the license before it gets expired. All you need is to follow the Driving License renewal process.

  • If your Driving License is ripped, damaged or lost, one can apply for a Duplicate Driving License. You can apply for a duplicate driving license online.

  • Moreover, the international driving license issued in India will be applicable in all the countries. If you have plans for an international trip, and you are willing to drive a vehicle over there. Apply for the International DL one month earlier.

So, here are the tips that how to check for drivers license status online. If you want some more information regarding the same comment down below.

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