12 Penalty Points will lead to DL Suspension – Learn how you earn them?

Hyderabad Traffic Police has started implementing the Government Order passed on 24-April-2017 which has introduced Penalty points in addition to the traffic challan you pay for a violation. These penalty points are applied on your driving license and all you need is 12 Points for your driving license to be suspended for an year.

Penalty Points Lead to DL Suspension
Penalty Points Introduced

Below is the list the offenses which earn you these points.

Relevant Section under
M.V.Act, 1988
Gist of Offence
Penalty Points
(a)
(b)
(c)
177
Carrying extra passengers in the front seat of Auto (piloting)
1
Unauthorized  carrying of passengers                                                              in goods vehicle
2
Driving without wearing of seat belts/helmets
1
Wrong side driving
2
183
Driving at a speed upto 40 kms/hr higher than permitted speed
2
Driving  at a speed   exceeding  40 kms/hr higher than permitted speed
3
184
Driving   Dangerously/Driving   while              using                          cell
phone/excess   load   projection   on                        either side/ jumping signal/lane crossing (zig zag).
2
185
Drunken driving of Two wheeler
3
Drunken   driving   of   Four                wheeler/Lorry/Goods carrier
4
Drunken driving of a public service vehicle like Bus/Cab/Auto
5
189
Racing & Trial of Speed while driving
3
190(2)
Using vehicle in unsafe condition in public place by violating road safety, control of noise and air pollution,     parking     endangering     safety   of
commuters (only on Highways)
2
196
Driving without Insurance Certificate
2
Driving   without   Public   Liability              Certificate           in respect  of  vehicles  carrying  or  meant  to carry
hazardous substances
2
19(c)
Cognizable offences involving
(i)279 IPC/336 IPC/337 IPC/338 IPC
2
(ii) 304 (A) IPC / 304 II IPC
5
(iii)Using   the   vehicle   while                committing    chain snatching/robbery/similar offence,etc.,
5

As you can see from the list above that most aspects that earn you points are for dangerous driving. Once you have earned these points they will be recorded in the RTA database against your DL for 24Months. 
What happens once you get 12 Points?

a. At any point of time, if the cumulative tally of the penalty points accrued by a driver having a license exceeds the limit of twelve (12) points during the preceding block period of 24 months, his/her driving license shall be suspended for a period of one year from the date of accrual of twelve points. On suspension of the driving license, the accrued penalty points shall cease to subsist.

b. If a person, whose license has been suspended and later revoked after completion of one year period under Rule 45-A(4)(i), again accrues twelve (12) points subsequently, driving license of such person shall be suspended for a period of 2 years from the date of accrual of the said twelve (12) points. On further repetition of accumulation of 12 points every time, the driving license shall be suspended for a period of 3 years.

Driving with a Suspended Driving License?
If you are driving with a suspended license then the vehicle will be seized and a chargesheet will be filed in the court.

Learner’s License will be Cancelled at 5 Points

If a person holding a learner’s license gets 5 points during the validity period of learner’s license, then the learner’s license shall be cancelled forthwith. The person whose learner’s license has been cancelled shall be eligible for re-issue of fresh Learner’s License on production of a certificate of learning driving as prescribed from a recognized school or establishment.

How to reduce your Penalty Points?

Government has also provided for a way for you to reduce your penalty points. If a person has accumulated several points for violations, he shall get an opportunity to reduce the tally by three Penalty Points by undergoing defensive training course/motor vehicle accident prevention course from an institution recognized by the Transport Department of the Government. However, this facility shall be restricted to two times in a continuous period of two years”.

Driving License Search Check Online

Driving License (DL) Search Check can be done Online below

Enter the Driving License (DL) in this format: DLFAP010116782000

Incorrect Formats are: DLFAP01011678200DLF/AP010/11678/2000

Driving License(DL) Search Check Online for AP Andhra Pradesh. Driving License issued anywhere in AP Andhra Pradesh can be checked online below.

Driving License should be entered as it is printed on the back side of the Driving License. The number letters and digits a Driving License contains is 17.

ANDHRA PRADESH OR SEEMANDHRA DRIVING LICENCE SEARCH ONLINE


TELANGANA DRIVING LICENCE SEARCH ONLINE


https://aptransport.in/TGCFSTONLINE/Reports/OnlineLicenceSearch.aspx

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the use of this service?

This service is useful to trace information about validity of a Driving License (DL) of a Driver. Enter the Driving License number (e.g. DLFAP010116782000) and this service will tell you State and City/Town in which the Driving License was registered along with the name of the person on whose name it is registered. Basically you will be able to locate RTO (Regional Transport Office) where the Driving License is registered along with validity of the Driving License, type of vehicles he can drive. Driving License Owners address was available previously but was removed to ensure privacy.

2. Why would I need to trace an Driving License (DL) details?

Let’s say you are hiring a Driver and wants to verify his Driving License (DL), then you can take copy of his driving license and enter it above to verify the details.

3. Can I trace address details of the Driving License?

No. This service can trace and tell you the details about the RTO office where the Driving License was registered. Due to privacy concerns and restrictions, exact address details are not available to everyone. We help you to identify the RTO office in which the Driving License is registered; you can approach the RTO office to get owner details of the Driving License (DL).

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RTO Hyderabad: Eligibility for Learner’s Driving License

RTO Hyderabad: Eligibility for Learner’s Driving License


• The applicant should have completed 16 years of age to drive a Motor cycle up to 50CC.
• The applicant should have completed 18 years of age to drive a Motor cycle above 50 CC and other vehicles like Light Motor Vehicles or any specified category.
• The applicant should have completed 20years of age to drive Transport Vehicle and one year experience in driving Light Motor Vehicle.
• Educational Qualification should be 8th pass for driving the Transport Vehicle with One year experience in Non-Transport of the same category.
• Form 2: If the applicant is less than 18 years of age, parent/guardian should also sign the application for licence to drive Motor Cycle below 50CC, in the presence of the Licencing Authority or person authorised in this behalf by the Licencing Authority.
• Form 1 : Self declaration: In case if the applicant applies for Transport Licence copy of the previous Driving Licence shall be submitted.
• Form 1A– Medical Certificate: In case of Transport Vehicle category or for an applicant who have attained the age of 50 years and applies for any category with one recent passport size photograph.

Address Proof: (Any one of the following document)
• Electoral Roll
• Life Insurance Policy
• Passport
• Pay slip (Issued by any Central Government /State Government or Local Body with employees address as per Service Register )
• Proof of Nationality

Note: If any one of the above certificates is not available, a Sworn Affidavit along with house owner’s address proof to the satisfaction of the Licencing Authority may be enclosed. Provided the applicant before an Executive Magistrate or a First Class Judicial Magistrate or a Notary public as evidence of age and address proof.

Age Proof: (Any one of the attested copy of the following)
• Birth Certificate
• School Certificate
• Certificate issued by a Medical Officer of the rank of Civil Surgeon.

Proof of Nationality:
• By Birth then proof thereof
• By Naturalisation then proof thereof
• By Decent then proof thereof etc.,
• Foreigner/ NRI, the particulars of his native country, address and other details of Personal ID’s, Passport, VISA, Legal Documents issued by Commissioner of Police, MRO and other Competent Authority.

Note:
• The applicant needs to appear for online test after taking the photograph, signature and thumb impression.
• If the applicant has a valid LL or DL of different category then no need to go for test again the Learner’s licence is generated without the test.

Validity: 6 months from the date of issue.

b) Requirements for Duplicate Learner’s Driving Licence:
 Copy of  Learner’s Licence or details such as Learner’s Licence No, Applicant name, S/o, Date of Birth, Date of Issue etc.,
Validity: Same as the Learner’s Licence 

c) Requirements for Retest to obtain Learner’s Driving Licence:
 Cash Receipt or application number for which the applicant has given the last learner’s licence test.

Note:
The applicant is eligible for retest after 7 days from the date of last online test.

Fees for Learner’s Licence:
Sl.No.
Class of Licence Category 
Application Fee
 Service Charge
1
Fresh Learner’s Licence Fees
 Rs. 30/- (for each Class of Licence category)
Rs. 30/-
2
Duplicate Learner’s Licence
Rs. 15/-
Rs. 30/-
3
Retest Fee 
nil
Rs.30/-

Delivery of Documents – Same day.

Also Read How to get a Learner Driving License?

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RTO Hyderabad: How to get a Permanent Driving License?

RTO Hyderabad: How to get a Permanent Driving License?

To apply for Permanent Driving License, the applicant should appear in person along with a registered motor vehicle of the relevant category before the Licensing Authority with the following documents:

» Application in Form No. 4 (available with the department)
» Fee of Rs. 125/- for test and Licence
» Valid Learner’s Licence held by the applicant for the relevant class, which is older than 30 days
» 4 recent passport size photographs of the applicant
» Applicants for Transport Vehicle Licence should enclose a Training Certificate in Form No. 5 issued by a recognized driving school.

The applicant shall pass a driving test on a vehicle of the type he has applied for to be eligible for Permanent Driving License.     
 
How long is the Permanent Driving Licence valid? 
Licence to drive a Non-Transport Vehicle is valid for 20 years from the date of issue or until the holder attains the age of 50 years, whichever is earlier. After that, the Licence is renewed every 5 years. Transport Vehicle Licence is valid for a period of 3 years from the date of issue or renewal.
     
How can I obtain a learner’s Driving licence?   
You can obtain a learning licence by applying with form 2 to the concerned RTO office. 

To learn about the procedure for Learner’s Driving License Click Here.

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Source : AP Transport 

How to get a Learner Driving License?

How to get a Learner’s Driving License?


Applicants for a Learner’s Driving Licence should appear personally before the Licensing Authority which is the Regional Transport Office or RTO with the following:

» Application Form No. 2 (available with the department)

» Fees of Rs. 50/- for each class of vehicle

» Proof of age, appropriate for relevant class of vehicle. For example Birth Certificate, Secondary School  Certificate, Life Insurance Policy, Passport etc.

» Proof of residence like Ration Card, Electoral Roll, Electricity / Telephone Bill etc., showing the name of the person.

» Medical Certificate in Form No. 1A wherever applicable.

» 3 recent passport size photographs of the applicant.

» Applicants for Transport Vehicle Licence must apply in Form No. 8 and produce a Permanent Driving Licence for Light Motor Vehicle held by him, at least for one year.

Applicants for Learner’s Driving Licence shall pass a test regarding basic traffic signs and driver’s responsibilities. The Learner’s Driving Licence so issued is valid for a period of six months from the date of issue and is renewable for another period of six months, during its validity.

Click Here to Check Eligibility for Learner’s Driving License

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Source : RTA Hyderabad

RTO Hyderabad – How to get a Temporary Driving License?

RTO Hyderabad – How to get a Temporary Driving License?


Temporary authorisation to drive or Temporary Driving License to drive is issued to the applicant when the holder of a licence has submitted the licence to the Licencing Authority for renewal or for obtaining an authorization to drive a transport vehicle, or when a police officer or any court or any other competent authority has taken temporary possession of a licence for any purpose citizen applies for a temporary authorization to drive.


Requirements for Temporary authorization to drive:• The applicant needs to produce evidence/ Driving License Number
• Form 9
• Form 1A
• Any specific order of the Court or police officer or any competent authority.
Fees:

Sl.No
Class of Licence Category
Application Fee (in Rupees)
Test Fees(in Rupees)
Service Charge (in Rupees)
Smart Card Fee (in Rupees)
1
Temporary Authorisation to Drive
nil
nil
 Rs.50/- in paper format 
 nil
Note:
The applicant will be given a Certificate of Temporary Authorization to drive in Form “L Tem”.
Validity : 30 days from the date of issue and the same is extended up to 6 months at a spell of 30 days.
Delivery of documents – Same Day

Click Below for forms:

• Form 9
• Form 1A


Also Read How to get a Driving License at RTO Hyderabad?

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Source : RTA Hyderabad

Traffic Fine – Offence Related to Documents

HYDERABAD TRAFFIC POLICE – TRAFFIC FINES 

OFFENCE RELATED TO DOCUMENTS

Offences
Section
Maximum Penalty
To drive a vehicle without license.
M.V.Act. 181
Rs. 300/- for two, three & four wheelers.
Rs. 500/- for six wheelers.
Driving a vehicle without registration
M.V.Act.192 (1)
Rs. 1000/- for two, three & four wheelers,
Rs. 2000/- for six wheelers.
Driving a vehicle without permit
M.V.Act. 192 (A)
Court or RTA.
Driving a vehicle without insurance
M.V.Act.196
Rs. 300/- for two, three & four wheelers,
Rs. 600/- for six wheeler.
Driving vehicle at less than prescribed age
M.V.Act.181
Rs. 300/- for two, three & four wheelers.
Rs. 500/- for six wheelers.


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Source : http://htp.gov.in and MVA ACT