NOTE:
For the LTO Offices using the new Land Transportation Management System (LTMS), kindly refer to the Supplemental Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10930 (Guidelines and Procedures Governing the Issuance of Student-Driver's Permit, Conductor's License and Driver's License
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Student Permit

QUALIFICATIONS:

       1.1. Filipino citizens [sixteen (16) years of age and above]
       1.2. Foreign citizens at least eighteen (18) years old and must have been in the Philippines for at least one (1) month and proof of stay for at least six (6) months
       2. Must be physically and mentally fit
       3. Must be able to read and write in Filipino or English
       4. Must not have unsettled traffic violation

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application for Driver's License (ADL).
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate and marriage contract (for married women) duly authenticated by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) or valid passport
  3. For applicants below 18 years of age, one (1) parent's consent or a person having custody/care or supervision over the minor applicant authorizing the applicant to secure a student permit with presentation of one (1) original and submission of one (1) photocopy of any valid government issued ID of the parent/affiant with photo and signature
  4. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of any issued ID with photo and signature of the applicant
  5. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  6. For foreigners, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of passport with entry date of at least one (1) month and visa duration of six (6) months from date of application, or if born in the Philippines, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate duly authenticated by Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
  7. Taxpayer’s Identification Number (TIN), if employed

NOTE:  

  1. Acceptable Government issued ID's - Philippine passport, Social Security System (SSS) Card, UMID Card, PhilHealth ID, TIN Card, Postal ID, Voter’s ID, Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) ID, Senior Citizen ID, OFW ID, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID, National Council of Disabled Affairs (NCDA) ID, Solo Parent ID,Voter’s Certification, Government Services and Insurance System (GSIS) e-Card, Seaman's Book, Government Owned and/or Controlled Corporations (GOCC) ID, Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) ID, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Certification, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) ID
  2. In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same.
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
    2.1. Reads the Driver’s Road Safety Pledge
  3. Waits queue number/name to be called for photo and signature capture
  4. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
  5. Receives Student Permit and Official Receipt
    5.1. Fills out logsheet

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. District Office/Licensing Center authorized by the Regional Offices except NCR which shall be handled by the License Section, Central Office (For foreigner applicants)
  2. Licensing Centers, DLROs, District / Extension Offices, E-Patrol

New Driver's License (Non-Professional)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must be able to read and write in Filipino and/or English
  3. Must have passed the written and practical examination
  4. Must be at least seventeen (17) years old
  5. Must be a holder of Student-Driver’s Permit valid for at least thirty one (31) days from issuance / expired foreign driver's license / expired non-professional driver's license for more than two (2) years

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Original copy of valid Student-Driver's Permit
  4. For applicants aged 17 years old, one (1) original copy of parent's consent or affidavit of a person having custody/care or supervision over the minor applicant authorizing the applicant to secure a student permit with presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of any valid government issued ID of the parent/affiant with photo and signature

NOTE

  1. Acceptable Government issued ID's - Philippine passport, Social Security System (SSS) Card, UMID Card, PhilHealth ID, TIN Card, Postal ID, Voter’s ID, Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) ID, Senior Citizen ID, OFW ID, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID, National Council of Disabled Affairs (NCDA) ID, Solo Parent ID,Voter’s Certification, Government Services and Insurance System (GSIS) e-Card, Seaman's Book, Government Owned and/or Controlled Corporations (GOCC) ID, Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) ID, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Certification, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) ID
  2. Maximum of three (3) Restriction Codes only (1, 2, 6 and/or 7 or 1, 4, 6 and/or 7 or equivalent DL codes)

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2.  Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices 

Conductor's License

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to work as conductor
  2. Must be able to read and write in Filipino and/or English
  3. Must have passed the written examination
  4. Must be at least eighteen (18) years old

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate and marriage contract (for married women) duly authenticated by Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt.
  4. Taxpayer's Identification Number (TIN)

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices

Change Classification from Non-Professional to Professional with Same Restriction Code

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must be able to read and write in Filipino and/or English
  3. Must have passed the written and practical examination
  4. Must be a holder of a valid NPDL issued at least six (6) months from issuance

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original valid / expired NPDL
  4. Taxpayer's Identification Number (TIN)

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices
  3. Central Office - License Section

Change Classification from Non-Professional to Professional with Additional Restriction Code

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must be able to read and write in Filipino and/or English
  3. Must have passed the written and practical examination
  4. Must be a holder of a valid Non-Professional Driver's License with any Restriction code 1, 2, 4, 6 and/or 7 issued at least one (1) year prior to application
  5. Must NOT have been cited for two (2) or more counts of reckless driving during the period of validity of his/her existing license

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original valid / expired NPDL
  4. Taxpayer's Identification Number (TIN)

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices
  3. Central Office - License Section

Additional Restriction Codes

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must have passed the written and/or practical examination
    For additional restriction code 1 (RC1) or its equivalent DL codes : must have passed the practical examination.

Additional Qualifications:

  1. For any of RC 1, 2, 4, 6 and/or 7 or its equivalent DL codes, applicant must be a holder of valid NPDL / PDL for at least one (1) year prior to the application
  2. For RC 3 or 5, applicant must be a PDL holder with RC 2 or 4, or its equivalent DL codes for a period of at least one (1) year prior to the application
  3. For additional RC 8 or its equivalent DL codes, must be a holder of a valid PDL with RC 3 issued at least two (2) years

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original NPDL/PDL
  4. In addition for RC 8, presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of TESDA Certification (NC III) or Certification from any accredited TESDA training centers that applicant have undergone trade test with passing rate

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices

Conversion of Expired Foreign Driver's License to Non-Professional Driver's License

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must be able to read and write in Filipino and/or English
  3. Holder of a valid foreign driver's license whose visa is valid for 120 days upon arrival
  4. Must have passed the written and practical examination

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic
  3. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of expired foreign Driver's License. If the foreign Driver’s License is not in English language, original and one photocopy of official English translation.
  4. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid passport showing the first page, visa page and latest date of entry in the Philippines or if born in the Philippines, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate duly authenticated by Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt.

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices

Conversion of Foreign Driver's License to Professional Driver's License

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must be able to read and write in Filipino and/or English
  3. Must have passed the written and practical examinatio
  4. Must be a holder of a foreign driver's license
  5. Must NOT have been cited for two (2) or more counts of reckless driving during the period of validity of his/her foreign license

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of foreign Driver's License. If the foreign Driver’s License is not in English language, original and one photocopy of official English translation.
  4. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid passport showing the first page, visa page and latest date of entry in the Philippines or if born in the Philippines, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate duly authenticated by Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices
  3. Central Office - License Section

Renewal of Delinquent Driver's License [Expired for more than two (2) years] and Downgrading of Delinquent Professional DL to Non-Professional DL

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Must be physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle
  2. Must have passed the written and practical examination

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original expired Driver's/Conductor's License

CLIENT STEPS

LICENSE TRANSACTION WITH EXAMINATION

  1.  Requests Application for Driver’s License (ADL) form and accomplishes the same
    1.1. Gets queue numbe
  2. Submits accomplished ADL and all the requirements with the attached queue number
  3. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of fees
    Note: For Additional Restriction Code (RC1) and Change Classification expired PDL to NPDL, proceed to step 5
  4. Takes written examination
    IF FAILED
    4.1. Receives the computer generated letter May come back the following day at their convenience
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
    Note: For Conductor's License and Change Classification of Valid NPDL to PDL of the same restriction code, proceed to Step 6
  5. Proceeds to actual driving test
    5.1. Takes the actual driving test
    IF FAILED
    End of transaction
    IF PASSED
  6. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  7. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  8. Receives OR and the DL Card
    8.1 Signs in the log sheet 

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices
  3. Central Office - License Section

Change Classification from Professional to Non-Professional Driver's License

QUALIFICATION:

  • Must be a holder of Professional Driver's License

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  3. Presentation of original PDL

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Presents requirements
    1.1. Gets queue number
  2. Waits for his/her queue number to be called and submits requirements
    2.1. Confirms details from the system
  3. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  4. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  5. Receives OR and DL Card
    5.1. Signs in the log sheet

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers
  2. Authorized District Offices / Extension Offices

Miscellaneous Driver's License Transactions

WHO MAY AVAIL

  1. Holder of NPDL, PDL and Conductor's License not expired for more than two (2) years
  2. Holder of NPDL, PDL and CL who intends to leave the country and license is due for renewal within one (1) year

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

A.  CONVERSION OF VALID FOREIGN DRIVER'S LICENSE TO NON-PROFESSIONAL DRIVER'S LICENSE

  1. Duly accomplished Application for Driver's License (ADL) form
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid passport showing the first page, visa page and latest date of entry in the Philippines
  3. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
  4. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid foreign Driver's License. If the foreign Driver’s License is not in English language, original and one (1) photocopy of official English translation
  5. Presentation of expired NPDL / PDL if applicable

B.  REACTIVATION OF PHILIPPINE DRIVER'S LICENSE

  1. Duly accomplished Application for Driver's License (ADL) form
  2. Deliquent Philippines Driver's License
  3. Valid Foreign License
  4. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid passport showing the first page, visa page and latest date of entry in the Philippines.

C.  WITH REVISION OF RECORDS

General Requirements:

    1. Duly accomplished ADL form

Additional Requirements:

Change name

  1. Original copy of request for revision with any of the following whichever is applicable:
    a. Presentation of original copy and submission of one (1) photocopy of the Court Order authorizing the change of name
    b. If widow, presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of death certificate of the deceased husband
    c. Authenticated Birth certificate and marriage contract with annotation. In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate and marriage contract validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt.

Correction of Name / Birth date

  • Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of authenticated Birth Certificate. In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate and marriage contract validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt.

Change Civil Status

  1. Presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Marriage Contract . If marriage contract is not in English or Filipino, submit official English translation. In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate and marriage contract validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt
  2. If annulled, presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy court order or marriage contract with annotation
  3. Certificate of No Marriage (CENOMAR), if applicable
  4. If married abroad, presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of passport showing married name or copy of the "report of marriage" submitted at the Philippine Consular Office where the marriage took place

Change in Citizenship

  1. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Passport / i-Card (first page, visa page and departure in the Philippines and latest arrival overseas)
  2. Certificate of Re-acquisition of Citizenship, Identification Certificate or Oath of Allegiance

Change Address

  1. Submission of one (1) photocopy of Barangay Certifcation/Clearance or Proof of Billing

D.  APPLICATION FOR DUPLICATE DRIVER'S/CONDUCTOR'S LICENSE / STUDENT PERMIT

  1. Duly accomplished ADL form
  2. Presentation of original Affidavit of Loss / Mutilated ID
  3. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of any valid issued ID with photo and signature of the applicant

NOTE

  1. Acceptable Government issued ID's - Philippine passport, Social Security System (SSS) Card, UMID Card, PhilHealth ID, TIN Card, Postal ID, Voter’s ID, Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) ID, Senior Citizen ID, OFW ID, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID, National Council of Disabled Affairs (NCDA) ID, Solo Parent ID,Voter’s Certification, Government Services and Insurance System (GSIS) e-Card, Seaman's Book, Government Owned and/or Controlled Corporations (GOCC) ID, Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) ID, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Certification, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) ID
  2. If the issuing country practices left hand traffic, the applicant must undergo practical driving test.

CLIENT STEPS
RENEWAL OF LICENSE AND REVISION OF RECORDS (LC/DO/EO with MIXED TRANSACTIONS)

  1. Presents requirements
    1.1. Gets queue number
  2. Submits the requirements with the attached queue number
    2.1. Confirms details from the system
  3. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  4. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the LTO-IT system
  5. Receives Official Receipt (OR) and DL Card
    5.1. Signs in the log sheet

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. LTO Licensing Centers, Authorized District / Extension Offices and Central Office License Section
  2. E- Patrols and DLROs (renewal and/or with change address)
  3. LTO Licensing Centers and authorized District / Extension Offices with ONLINE Appointment System (plain renewal only)

Renewal of Driver's License/Conductors License

WHO MAY AVAIL

  1. Holder of NPDL, PDL and Conductor's License not expired for more than two (2) years
  2. Holder of NPDL, PDL and CL who intends to leave the country and license is due for renewal within one (1) year

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

RENEWAL OF DRIVER'S/CONDUCTOR'S LICENSE

  1. Presentation of original PDL / NPDL / Conductor’s License
  2. Presentation of copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)

RENEWAL OF DRIVER'S LICENSE OF FILIPINO LIVING ABROAD

  1. Presentation of one (1) photocopy of passport (first page, visa page and departure in the Philippines and latest arrival overseas)
  2. Presentation of original Letter of Authority to authorized representative
  3. The licensee shall present himself/herself within 30 days upon arrival to the same office where the renewal was made for photo-taking and submit the following:
    a. Presentation of a copy of the medical certificate. (Electronically transmitted to LTO by the accredited medical clinic)
    b. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of passport (first and arrival pages)
    c. Presentation of original manual Official Receipt (OR) which serves as temporary DL

NOTE

  1. A holder of valid foreign license can operate a motor vehicle for ninety (90) days from date of arrival. Thereafter, he/she may apply for conversion of license provided that the visa is valid for at least thirty (30) days.
  2. For holder of an expired driver's license of 10 years or more, only ADL and electronically transmitted medical certificate in LTO prescribed form issued by LTO accredited clinic. (Present hard copy)

CLIENT STEPS
RENEWAL OF DRIVER'S/CONDUCTOR'S LICENSE

  1. Presents requirements
    1.1. Gets queue number
  2. Waits for his/her queue number to be called and submits requirements
    2.1. Confirms details from the system
  3. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  4. Proceeds to the encoding / biometric window and accomplishes form for encoding of complete details in the new LTO-IT system
  5. Receives OR and DL Card
    5.1. Signs in the log sheet

RENEWAL OF DRIVER'S LICENSE OF FILIPINO LIVING ABROAD

  1. Presents requirements
    1.1. Gets queue number
  2. Authorized representative submits all requirements
  3. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  4. Receives OR which serves as temporary driver's license
  5. Within 30 days upon return to the Philippines, Licensee must submit all requirements for renewal including Online Medical Certificate from an LTO accredited clinic
  6. Licensee waits for his/her name to be called for photo taking and capturing biometric
  7. Receives the DL Card and OR
    7.1. Signs in the log sheet

OFFICE OR DIVISION

  1. Licensing Centers, Authorized District / Extension Offices and Central Office License Section
  2. E- Patrols and DLROs (renewal and/or with change address)
  3. Licensing Centers and authorized District / Extension Offices with ONLINE Appointment System (plain renewal only)

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WHO MAY AVAIL

Driver's License holders, law enforcement agencies, courts,
Private and other government entities (with consent of the driver's license holder)

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

For DFA Authentication

  1. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of the Driver’s License and/or Official Receipt (OR)
  2. In case of lost Driver's License, original affidavit of loss. If the Driver's License holder is out of the country, one (1) photocopy of valid passport showing the first page, visa page and latest date of arrival and departure
  3. If representative, original authorization letter with one (1) photocopy of any valid government/company issued ID with photo and signature of the applicant and representative

For Local Employment and other purposes

  1. Original letter request
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of any valid government issued ID with photo and signature of the requesting officer
  3. If representative, original authorization letter with one (1) photocopy of any valid government/company issued ID with photo and signature of the applicant and representative

Request for License Transaction History

  1. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid Driver's License
  2. Original letter request
  3. If representative, original authorization letter with one (1) photocopy of any valid government/company issued ID with photo and signature of the applicant and representative

NOTE

  1. Acceptable Government issued ID's - Philippine passport, Social Security System (SSS) Card, UMID Card, PhilHealth ID, TIN Card, Postal ID, Voter’s ID, Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) ID, Senior Citizen ID, OFW ID, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) ID, National Council of Disabled Affairs (NCDA) ID, Solo Parent ID, Government Services and Insurance System (GSIS) e-Card, Seaman's Book, Government Owned and/or Controlled Corporations (GOCC) ID, Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) ID, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Certification, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) ID

CLIENT STEPS
FOR DFA AUTHENTICATION, AND; FOR LOCAL EMPLOYMENT AND OTHER PURPOSES

  1. Secures Request Form for the application of license certification and accomplishes the same
  2. Submits requirements
  3. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  4. Presents claim stub and OR
    4.1. Receives DL Certification and OR, and signs in the duplicate copy of the DL Certification

REQUEST FOR LICENSE TRANSACTION HISTORY

  1. Submits requirements
  2. Proceeds to the cashier for payment of fees
  3. Receives claim stub
  4. Presents Claim Stub
    4.1. Receives DL Certification and OR, and signs in the duplicate copy of the DL Certification

OFFICE OR DIVISION

For Local Purposes: LTO Licensing Centers, District Offices / Extension Offices and License Section, Central Office
For DFA Authentication: License Section, Central Office

Request for System Updates (RSU) for Double License

WHO MAY AVAIL

Holder of Driver's / Conductors License

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Duly accomplished Application for Driver’s License (ADL)
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of latest Driver's License
  3. Previous Driver's License. If lost, submit Affidavit of loss

CLIENT STEPS
DOUBLE LICENSE- SAME NAME, BIRTHDAY AND CUSTOMER DETAILS BUT WITH TWO DIFFERENT LICENSE NUMBERS

  1. Proceeds to cashier for payment of fees
    *After updating from the License Section Central Office, any regular license transaction may follow

DOUBLE LICENSE - ONE AND THE SAME LICENSEE BUT WITH TWO DIFFERENT CUSTOMER DETAILS AND LICENSE NUMBERS
*Refer to the procedure of Filing of Complaint and Lifting of alarm under no.4.1. Double Issuance of Driver's License on page 215-216 (Citizens Charter)

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Licensing Centers, Authorized LTO District / Extension Offices and License Section, Central Office

Request for System Update (RSU) for License and Customer Details/Misrepresentation of Age/Identity

WHO MAY AVAIL

Holder of Driver's / Conductors License

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Duly accomplished original Application for Driver's License (ADL) form
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid Driver's/ Conductor's License
  3. Original Letter of Appeal for misrepresentation of age; letter of complaint for misrepresentation of identity
  4. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Birth Certificate duly authenticated by Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), any legal document as proof of correction the applicant is availing. In areas where there is no PSA branch, presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of birth certificate validated by the Office of the Local Civil Registry with attached Official Receipt.

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Presents and/or submits the requirements
    FOR MISREPRESENTATION OF AGE (OPTION A)
  2. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of penalty
    *After updating from the License Section Central Office, any regular license transaction may follow.
    FOR MISREPRESENTATION OF AGE (OPTION B)
    *After compliance of 1 year suspension, Licensee may apply for Student Driver’s Permit
    FOR UPDATING OF CUSTOMER DETAILS SUCH AS HEIGHT, WEIGHT, GENDER, NATIONALITY, MISPELLED ADDRESSES /NAME, LICENSE DETAILS: NUMBER, RESTRICTION CODE, TYPE
    Refer to the procedure of Filing of Complaint and Lifting of alarm under no.4.1 Double Issuance of Driver's License on page 215-216 (Citizens Charter)

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Authorized Licensing Centers, District /Extension Offices and License Section, Central Office

Accreditation of Medical Clinics - New

  1. Private Medical Clinics or Health Facilities owned by any Filipino citizen who is at least twenty-five (25) years old; a domestic partnership or association; or a corporation organized under Philippine laws with at least sixty percent (60%) Filipino ownership who/which is not otherwise disqualified by any existing law or regulation
  2. Government Clinics or Health Facilities

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT CLINICS OR HEALTH FACILITIES: [To be submitted in two (2) sets - 1 original and 1 photocopy]

  1. Duly accomplished application form under oath and signed by the Owner of the medical clinic or Head of Agency of government health facility
  2. Health Facility Geographic Form (location map) and layout of the clinic, including dimensions
  3. Photographs of the exterior and interior of the medical clinic
  4. Organizational Chart showing its personnel and their functions
  5. List of all equipment, including manuals, reference materials required for its calibration

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

For Private Medical Clinics

  1. One (1) Certified true copy of valid Mayor's Business Permit indicating the type of ownership (Sole Proprietorship/Corporation or Partnership/ Cooperative)
  2. One (1) photocopy of Bureau of Internal Revenue Certificate of Registration
  3. One (1) photocopy of Audited Financial Statement for the last two (2) years or a Pre-operating Financial Statement whichever is applicable, showing that the owner-applicant shall be in such financial condition as to reasonably expect the clinic to operate for at least one (1) year
  4. One (1) photocopy of Certificate of Registration of personal information processing system as proof of registration with the National Privacy Commission in accordance with Republic Act No. 10173 or the Data Privacy Act (Photocopy) or any Proof of Application pending release of Certificate of Registration

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished form together with the requirements.
    1.1. Receives the POS
    *Government health facilities and clinics are exempted from the payment of the application fee
  2. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of non-refundable application fee and other required fees.
    2.1. Receives the OR.
  3. Note: In the event of findings of deficiency or non-conformity, the applicant complies within 30 days as per MC No.2018-2157
  4. Receives the Provisional Authority.
  5. Receives the Certificate of Accreditation

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Assessment and Compliance Monitoring Team (ACMT), LTO Regional Office / Medical Unit, Central Office

Accreditation of Medical Clinics - Renewal

WHO MAY AVAIL

All Previously Accredited Private and Government Clinics or Health Facilities

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT CLINICS OR HEALTH FACILITIES:

  1. Duly accomplished application form under oath and signed by the Owner of the medical clinic or Head of Agency of Government health facility
  2. One (1) photocopy of the previous Certificate of Accreditation (CoA)
  3. Original copy of updated Organizational chart showing its personnel and their functions, if necessary
  4. Duly accomplished Health Facility Geographic Form (location map) and layout of the clinic, including dimensions (in case of transfer of location)

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

For Private Medical Clinics

  1. One (1) Certified true copy of valid Mayor's Business Permit / Proof of application for renewal of permit
  2. One (1) photocopy of latest Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) tax payment
  3. One (1) photocopy of valid Certificate of Registration with National Privacy Commission (NPC) or proof of application duly received by NPC

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished form together with the requirements within ninety (90) days.
    *Government health facilities and clinics are exempted from the payment of the application fee.
  2. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of renewal fee and other required fees based on the POS.
    2.1. Receive the OR.
  3. Note: In the event of findings of deficiency or nonconformity, the clinic shall be suspended from operation until compliance to the findings.
  4. Receives the Certificate of Accreditation

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Assessment and Compliance Monitoring Team (ACMT), Regional Offices

Registration of Physicians - New

WHO MAY AVAIL

All Qualified Private and Government Physicians

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT PHYSICIANS

  1. Duly accomplished application form, endorsed by the owner of the clinic or head of the government health facility / agency or the authorized representative
  2. Two (2) pieces of 2x2 photo with name tag (taken within the last three months prior to the date of application for registration)
  3. One (1) Certified true copy of Certificate of Registration duly issued by the Board of Medical Examiners or proof of application pending the release of Certificate
  4. Original copy of the Certificate of Membership and good standing from the Philippine Medical Association (PMA) or its component society
  5. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of the valid Professional Regulation Commission license card
  6. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid government issued identification card (other than PRC) with photo and signature
  7. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Taxpayer's Identification Number (TIN) card or any document indicating the TIN (Original to be presented)

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

For Private Physicians

  1. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of current Professional Tax Receipt (PTR) (Original copy to be presented)

For Government Physicians

  1. One (1) Certified true copy of approved appointment or Certificate of Employment issued by the agency
  2. Original copy of the Authority to Engage in the Private Practice of Profession approved by the Head of Agency where he/she is employed (for government physicians who desire to engage in private practice)

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished form together with the requirements where the medical clinic is accredited.
  2. Undergoes interview
  3. Undergoes digital photograph and biometric fingerprint scan.
    3.1. Secures the POS
  4. Proceeds to Cashier for payment of one-time registration and other required fees based on the POS.
    4.1. Receives Official Receipt (OR)
  5. Receives Certificate of Registration

OFFICE OR DIVISION

LTO Regional Office

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WHO MAY AVAIL

All Qualified Private and Government Physicians

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT PHYSICIANS

  1. Duly accomplished application form, endorsed by the owner of the clinic or head of the government health facility/agency or the authorized representative
  2. Two (2) pieces of 2x2 photo with name tag (taken within the last three months prior to the date of application for registration)
  3. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of the valid Professional Regulation Commission license card, if necessary
  4. One (1) photocopy of current Professional Tax Receipt (PTR) (Original copy to be presented)
    *To be required for government physicians who are engaged in private practice

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished form together with the requirements where the physician is registered/enrolled.
  2. Receives the POS
  3. Proceeds to Cashier for payment of the annual fee
    3.1. Receives Official Receipt (OR)
  4. Receives Certificate of Registration

OFFICE OR DIVISION

LTO Regional Office

Accreditation of Driving School / Driving Enhancement Program Training Center - New

WHO MAY AVAIL

  1. New Driving Schools (educational institution, main school or its branches) owned by any person or group of persons, natural or juridical, established, organized and licensed to engage in the business of handling complete course of instruction to student-drivers to operate motor vehicles
  2. Existing Driving Schools that have already been established and operating and which have previously been issued a certificate to operate or provisional permit
  3. Training / Learning Center established to conduct re-orientation program for drivers during renewal of their licenses and intervention program

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR NEW AND EXISTING DRIVING SCHOOL/TRAINING CENTER: (To be submitted in two (2) sets - 1 original and 1 photocopy)

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form
  2. Presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Certified true copy of valid Business Permit
  3. List of accredited instructors with their driver's license number and other pertinent qualifications
  4. Location plan and sketch of maneuvering site (with lease agreement if NOT owned)
  5. Pictures of Driving School/Training Center (Interior and Exterior)
  6. . List of motor vehicles registered under the name of the Driving School/Center exclusively used for practical driving lesson
  7. List of Equipment (AVR, CCTV, Computers, GPS, Dashcam (front and rear camera)
  8. List of reading and training materials
  9. Course syllabus

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

For New Driving School Applicant

  1. Sworn statement with documentary evidence of the adequacy of funds for annual operating expenses
  2. Bank Certificate or Credit Line in the amount of Php 3,000,000 in the name of the owner of driving school-applicant

For Existing Accredited Driving School

  1. One (1) Certified True Copy of Audited Financial Statement

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits application and requirements
  2. Note: In the event of findings of deficiency or non-conformity, the applicant shall be required to comply within five (5) days upon receipt of notice.
  3. Receives POS
  4. Proceeds to Regional Office for the payment of accreditation fees. Receives OR.
  5. Receives the Provisional Authority.
  6. Receives the Certificate of Accreditation

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Traffic Safety Division (TSD) Central Office and Regional Offices

Accreditation of Driving School / Driving Enhancement Program Training Center - Renewal

WHO MAY AVAIL

Owners of Accredited Driving Schools / DEP Training Centers

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Duly Accomplished Renewal Application form
  2. One (1) Certified true copy of Audited Financial Statement for the previous year
  3. One (1) Certified true copy of valid Business Permit / any proof of Application for Renewal of Business Permit
  4. List of accredited instructors with their driver's license number and other pertinent qualifications
  5. Previous original Certificate of Accreditation or certified true copy of original (in case of loss)
  6. Inspection report of Driving School facilities

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits application and requirements
    1.1. Receive the POS.
  2. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of renewal fee based on the POS.
    2.1. Receive the OR.
  3. In the event of findings of deficiency or non-conformity, the applicant shall be suspended from operation unfit compliance to the findings.
  4. Receives Certificate of Accreditation

Accreditation of Driving Instructor - New

WHO MAY AVAIL

Applicant-Driving Instructor/Lecturer with the following qualifications:

  1. Must have passed the written examination for driving school instructors
  2. Must take and pass the neuropsychiatric test from a government accredited entity; and
  3. Must not have been convicted by final judgement of a crime involving moral turpitude, or of a crime punishable by prision coreccional under the Revised Penal Code

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form
  2. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid Professional Driver's License for the vehicle category to be lectured for at least five (5) years
  3. One (1) certified true copy of Diploma and appropriate certificates of training such as TESDA National TVET Trainer's Certificate (NTTC) and Nation Certificate (NC) II in Driving and Automotive Servicing
  4. Original copy of Certificate of Neuropsychiatric Test Result
  5. Original copy of a valid certification that the applicant has undergone a mandatory drug test, and that he/she is free from the use of dangerous drugs
  6. Original copy of valid National Bureau of Investigation or Police Clearance; and
  7. Original Certificate of No Apprehension for the past twelve (12) months
  8. Original copy of result of the written examination

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished application form and requirements
    1.1. Receives POS
  2. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of application/ examination fee
    2.1. Receives the OR
  3. Receives POS
  4. Proceeds to Regional Office for the payment of accreditation fees. Receives Official Receipt (OR)
  5. Receives the Provisional Authority.
  6. Receives Certificate of Accreditation

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Traffic Safety Division (TSD) Central Office and Regional Offices

Accreditation of Driving Instructor - Renewal

WHO MAY AVAIL

Previously accredited Driving School Instructors who have attended a retooling program

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form
  2. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid Professional Driver's License for the vehicle category to be lectured for at least five (5) years
  3. Presentation of Original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Employee's ID
  4. Original copy of Certificate of No Apprehension for the past twelve (12) months
  5. Previous Accreditation Certificate (Original) or Certified photocopy of Accreditation Certificate in case of loss
  6. Presentation of the original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Certificate of Attendance to a retooling program

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished application form and requirements
  2. Proceeds to Cashier for the payment of renewal accreditation fee
    2.1. Receives the OR.
  3. Receives Certificate of Accreditation

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Traffic Safety Division (TSD) Central Office and Regional Offices

Examination for Driving School Instructors

WHO MAY AVAIL

Applicant-Driving Instructor / Lecturer with the following qualifications:

  1. Must be at least twenty-five (25) years of age
  2. Must be a holder of a relevant four-year degree course or of automobile vocational training course
  3. Must not have any traffic violations past twelve (12) months
  4. Must not have a history of suspension or revocation of driver's license for any cause
  5. Must take and pass the neuropsychiatric test from a government accredited entity
  6. Must not have been convicted by final judgemnt of a crime involving moral turpitude, or of a crime punishable by prision coreccional under the Revised Penal Code
  7. Must have passed a written examination given by Land Transportation Office

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Duly accomplished Application Form
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of valid Professional Driver's License for the vehicle category to be lectured for at least five (5) years
  3. Original Certificate of No Apprehension for twelve (12) months

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Submits the duly accomplished application form and requirements
    1.1. Receives POS
  2. Proceeds to the Cashier for payment of application/ examination fee
    2.1. Receives the OR
  3. Takes the Driving Instructor's Written Examination
  4. Note: If failed, the applicant can take another written examination until he/she passed.

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Traffic Safety Division (TSD) Central Office and Regional Offices

Driving Enhancement Program (DEP)

WHO MAY AVAIL

Government offices / Agencies, Private entities / associations / organizations

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS

  1. Letter request
  2. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Driver's license or company ID
  3. Presentation of original and submission of one (1) photocopy of Passport size picture

CLIENT STEPS

  1. Attends seminar / workshop
    1.1. Takes examination
  2. Receives written exam result and Certificate of Completion

OFFICE OR DIVISION

Traffic Safety Division
Regional Offices

License Schedule of Fees and Charges

  • New License
  • Conversion of Foreign License
  NEW LICENSE CONVERSION OF FOREIGN LICENSE
License Fee P 585.00 P 585.00
Application Fee P 100.00 P 100.00
Conversion Fee - P 100.00
TOTAL P 685.00 P 785.00

 

Renewal of Driver's License [Non-Professional Driver's License (NPDL) / Professional Driver's License (PDL) and Conductor's License]

  RENEWAL ONE (1) DAY TO ONE(1) YEAR EXPIRED MORE THAN ONE (1) YEAR TO TWO (2) YEARS EXPIRED MORE THAN TWO (2) YEARS
License Fee P 585.00 P 585.00 P 585.00 P 585.00
Penalty - P 75.00 P 150.00 P 225.00
Application Fee - - - P 100.00
TOTAL P 585.00 P 660.00 P 735.00 P 910.00

 

Renewal of Driver's License (DL) of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW)

  RENEWAL ONE (1) DAY TO ONE (1) YEAR EXPIRED MORE THAN ONE (1) YEAR TO TWO (2) YEARS EXPIRED
License Fee P 585.00 P 585.00 P 585.00
Penalty - P 75.00 P 150.00
Conversion Fee - - -
TOTAL P 585.00 P 660.00 P 735.00

 

CHANGE CLASSIFICATION:

  • Valid Non-Professional Driver's License (NPDL) to Professional Driver's License (PDL)
  • Valid Professional Driver's License (PDL) to Non-Professional Driver's License (NPDL)
  • Expired NPDL to PDL / PDL to NPDL 
  VALID NPDL TO PDL VALID PDL TO NPDL FOR EXPIRED NPDL TO PDL / PDL TO NPDL
Application Fee P 100.00 P 100.00 P 100.00
Replacement Fee P 225.00 P 225.00 -
Renewal Fee - - P 585.00
Change Classification P 100.00 P 100.00 P 100.00
TOTAL P 425.00 P 425.00 P 785.00 + penalty

Note:

  1. if due for renewal, license fee = P 585.00
  2. penalty
    1. if expired 1 day to 1 year = P 75.00
    2. 1 year and 1 day to 2 years = P 150.00
    3. 2 years and 1 day to 10 years = P 225.00
  3. Additional Restriction Code (ARC) = P 100.00

 

 Additional Restriction Codes

  VALID NPDL / PDL DUE FOR RENEWAL
Replacement Fee P 225.00 -
Renewal Fee - P 585.00
Additional Restriction Fee P 100.00 P 100.00
Application Fee P 100.00 P 100.00
TOTAL P 425.00 P 785.00

 

Duplicate Valid Driver's License or/with Revision of Records and Student Permit

  DUPLICATE DL WITH REVISION OF RECORDS STUDENT PERMIT
Replacement Fee P 225.00 P 225.00 -
Certification Fee P 100.00 P 100.00 P 100.00
Clearance Fee P 30.00 P 30.00 -
Duplicate Fee P 50.00 P 50.00 P 50.00
With Revision of Records - P 100.00 -
TOTAL P 405.00 P 505.00 P 150.00

 

Revision of Records (valid Driver's License)

  REVISION OF RECORDS
Replacement Fee P 225.00
Revision Fee P 100.00
TOTAL  P 325.00

 

Conversion of Foreign Driver's License

   VALID FOREIGN DL TO NPDL  CONTINUITY OF PHILIPPINE DRIVER'S LICENSE 
WITHOUT REVISION OF RECORDS WITH REVISION OF RECORDS
License Fee P 585.00 P 585.00 P 585.00
Application Fee P 100.00 P 100.00 P 100.00
Conversion Fee P 100.00 P 100.00 P 100.00
Revision of Records Fee - - P 100.00
TOTAL P 758.00 P 758.00 P 858.00

 

 

Restriction Code

 

Type of Transaction Qualification Existing RC Applicable Additional
Restriction Code
Allowed Restriction Code/s
with Maximum of 3 RC
Remarks
Allowed Restriction Code/s with Maximum
of 3 RC (initial issuance of DL)
New Non-Professional
DL (SP-NPDL) 
Valid SP issued 31
days prior to application 
None    1, 2, 6   1  Motorcycles/Motorized Tricycle
  1, 4, 6   2 Motor vehicle with conventional and/or
automatic clutch up to 4,500 kilograms
gross vehicle weight.
New Professional DL
(SP - PDL)
Valid SP issued at least
6 months prior to application
None    1, 2, 6   3 Motor vehicle with conventional and/or
automatic clutch above 4,500 kilograms
gross vehicle weight.
   1, 4, 6   4 Motor vehicle with automatic clutch only
up to 4,500 kilograms gross vehicle weight.
PDL with ARC Valid PDL issued at least 
6 months prior to application
1, 2, 6 3, 7, 8 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8   7 Articulated motor vehicle 1,601 up to 4,500
kilograms gross vehicle weight and below
1, 4, 6 5, 7, 8 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8   8 Articulated motor vehicle 4,501 kilograms
and above gross vehicle weight.
Change Classification
without ARC (NPDL - PDL)
Valid NPDL issued at least
5 months prior to 
application
1, 2, 6   1, 2, 6   5 Motor vehicle with automati clutch only
above 4,500 kilograms gross vehicle weight
1, 4, 6   1, 4, 6   6 Articulated motor vehicle 1,600 kilograms
and below gross vehicle weight
Change Classification with
ARC (NPDL - PDL)
Valid NPDL issued at
least 1 year prior to
application
  3, 7, 8 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8 Required longer period prior to 
application to ensure competence
7 Articulated motor vehicle 1,601 up to 4,500
kilograms gross vehicle weight and below
  5, 7, 8 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8  8  Articulated motor vehicle 4,501 kilograms
and above gross vehicle weight