Driving license is one of the most essential documents considered while identifying a person during various national and international activities. It is the key identification document for allowing permits to an adult citizen for driving different types of motor vehicles. According to Section 3 of the Bangladesh Motor Vehicles Ordinance 1983, no one can drive on a public road without a driving license. So there is no substitute for a valid driving license for driving anywhere in the country. Let's get to know how to get a BRTA Bangladesh Motor Driving License.
Minimum required qualifications for Bangladesh Motor Driving License
Any mentally and physically fit citizen of Bangladesh can apply for a BRTA motor driving license. However, there are some basic conditions.
→ Minimum class eight pass academic qualification is required to apply for a driving license. However, a minimum SSC pass is required to show during the online application.
→ The first and essential step of any type of driving license is to collect the learner's driving license.
→ For the application for a non-professional driving license, the minimum required age is 18 years. The minimum required age for a professional driving license is 20 years.
There are three types of professional driving licenses.
A/ For the light motor vehicle (weight less than 2500 kg), the minimum required age of the applicant is 20 years.
B/ The applicant for the medium motor vehicle (weight 2500 to 6500 kg) must be at least 23 years old but in this case, the candidate must have at least 3 years experience of using a light motor vehicle driving license.
C/ For the heavy motor vehicle (weight more than 6500 kg), minimum required age of the applicant is 26 years and in this case, the candidate must have at least 3 years old medium motor vehicle driving license.
Online application of BRTA Motor Driving License: Required documents
For learner driving license
A scanned copy of the required documents must be prepared in advance for online application.
1. Image size: 300 x 300-pixel and maximum 150 KB
2. Filled up Medical Certificate Form with the signature of Registered Doctor (Scan copy should be more than 600 KB).
3. National Identity Card (NID) or Birth Registration Certificate or Passport (up to 600 KB).
4. Gas, electricity, or water bill of current address (maximum 600 KB).
For BRTA Bangladesh Smart Card Motor Driving License
The same papers will be required here as well. The only exception is to add the learner’s driving license number, which will be given after passing the learner’s driving license test.