Summary

[Basahin sa Filipino]

A driver’s license is an official document authorizing an individual to drive a motorized vehicle in the Philippines. The Land Transportation Office issues three types of driver’s licenses: student permit, non-professional driver’s license, and professional driver’s license.

Visit www.lto.gov.ph for more information.

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Requirements:
  1. Driver’s license
  2. Duly accomplished application form (ADL) [Download this form here].
  3. Negative drug test result (from a DOH accredited drug testing center and government hospital).
  4. Must have passed the practical examination.
  5. Medical certificate (from LTO accredited or government physician and government hospitals), if due for renewal.
Procedures:
  1. Go to the customer service counter to get your checklist of requirements and secure a driver’s license application form. [This form is available for download here. You can accomplish this form prior to transacting your business at the LTO.] Get a queue number.
  2. When your number is called, go to the evaluator counter and submit all the required documents and have it checked for completeness and authenticity.
  3. When your name is called, go to where your photo and signature will be taken.
  4. Go to the cashier to pay the application fee.
  5. Wait for your name to be called for the practical exam.
  6. After passing the practical exam, go to the cashier when your name is called for payment of necessary fees and obtain an official receipt (OR).
  7. Go to the releasing counter, wait for your name to be called and present the OR and claim the card type license.
Requirements:
  1. Driver’s License
  2. Duly accomplished application form.
  3. Must have passed the written and practical examinations for the restriction code being applied for.
  4. Negative drug test result (from a DOH accredited drug testing center and government hospital).
  5. Medical Certificate (from LTO accredited or government physician and government hospitals), if due for renewal.
Procedures:
  1. Go to the customer service counter to get your checklist of requirements and secure a driver’s license application form. [This form is available for download here. You can accomplish this form prior to transacting your business at the LTO.] Get a queue number.
  2. When your number is called, go to the evaluator counter and submit all the required documents and have it checked for completeness and authenticity.
  3. When your name is called, go to where your photo and signature will be taken.
  4. Go to the cashier to pay the application fee.
  5. Go to the examination room for the lecture and written exam.
  6. After passing the written exam, wait for your name to be called for the practical exam.
  7. After passing the practical exam, go to the cashier when your name is called for payment of necessary fees and obtain an official receipt (OR).
  8. Go to the releasing counter, wait for your name to be called and present the OR and claim the card type license.
Venue:

Any licensing center / District office with driver’s license transactions

Fees and Charges: Valid Non-Professional Due for Renewal
Application Fee P100.00 P100.00
Computer Fee P67.63 P67.63
TOTAL P167.63 P167.63
Replacement Fee P225.00 (Renewal Prof.) P350.00
Additional Restriction Code P100.00 P100.00
Computer Fee P67.63 P67.63
TOTAL P392.63 P517.63
ARC 2 or 4 only (ARC1 – No Computer Fee)