It is a very much known fact that driving any type of vehicle in India needs enhanced knowledge and skills. A person lacking knowledge cannot drive any sort of vehicle. Moreover, it is also a true fact that each and every citizen of India needs a valid permanent driving license if they wish to drive any vehicle including a motorbike, car, lightweight (LMV) vehicle, or even a heavy motor vehicle. As per the motor vehicles act 1988, if a person is caught driving any sort of vehicle without having a license in hand, he or she will be punished by law. Sometimes, the punishment may be restricted to fines, but sometimes, they can also be put behind the bars.
Since, driving a heavy motor vehicle is a risky job, but we can still try to be careful at our end. It is also important to discuss here that a heavy motor vehicle is like a commercial vehicle which is being used by the public drivers to transport material from one place to another. So, risk is the biggest factor associated with such heavy motor vehicles. Now, we have decided to apply for a heavy motor vehicle licence but don’t know how to do it? In this article, we are going to explain the step by step process for how to apply for heavy motor vehicle Driving Licence (DL) in India. Let us have a look:-
But before explaining the process in detail, let us see the eligibility, requirements and the documents required for driving such high motor vehicles in India.
Given below are some of the requirements of documents to apply for a heavy motor vehicle license
As it is a fact, that in order to apply for something you always see whether we are eligible or not. In the same way, there are certain factors which makes you eligible to apply for heavy motor vehicle driving licence (DL) in India.
Before we apply online for the license, we must also be aware of the fact that which vehicles come under the category of heavy motor vehicles. So, let us have a look at it:-
So , mentioned above are some of the vehicles that come under this category.
In order to apply for a heavy motor vehicle driving license in India, a driver must apply for a learning license at first. After the learning license is applied successfully after some time, a heavy motor vehicle license can be applied online.