Get Online Driving Licence Procedures for All States Online Here How to Apply for SCDL Smart Card Driving License Uttar Pradesh Transport


In the state of Uttar Pradesh, the Transport Commissioner’s Organisation (TCO) is empowered with various transport relates service like Issuance of Driving License, Registration motor vehicle, Grant and Renewal of permits, Collection of Taxes/ fees and many other service under the provision of the Motor Vehicle Act.  The headquarter of Transport Organisation at Lucknow.

Uttar Pradesh Transport Department (RTO UP) has started of SARATHI software based Smart Card Driving Licenses for the issuance of Smart Card Driving License (SCDL) to their citizens. This software stopped the outsider agency for their interference. Now the citizen can apply for it himself/herself. The service is hassle free and works very quickly. Now see below the Procedure to apply for SCDL in Uttar Pradesh:

Important notes:

  1. The applicant who is applying for Learner License, may approach the RTO / ARTO office of only that city  under whose jurisdiction his/her place of residence is located, and for where your address proof is being submitted with your DL application form.
  2. For issuance of Permanent DL  apply only to the RTO / ARTO office from where the original Learner License was previously issued.
  3. The applicant who want to change their Driving License (DL) into Smart Card Driving License (SCDL) may visit to the office from where the DL was issued. Submit an application with attaching your valid DL and with the payment of requisite fees. Then have your biometrics captured.


Procedure to apply for Smart Card Driving License (SCDL) in Uttar Pradesh

@>> Download the required Application form

For Learners Driving License – Form – 2

Fill the form very carefully and neatly. Fill the information as required

  • Name of Applicant
  • Permanent/ Temporary Address
  • Date of Birth
  • Qualification
  • Identification Mark
  • Mention Requisite Fee
  • Signature of Applicant
  • Paste Passport size photograph


Get Form 2 from here :


For Permanent Driving License – Form 4

Fill all the columns with information like

  • Name of Applicant
  • Permanent/ Temporary Address
  • Date of Birth
  • Qualification
  • Identification Mark
  • Mention Requisite Fee
  • Signature of Applicant
  • Paste Passport size photograph


Get Form 4 from here:

 For International Driving Permit – Form 4A

 For Renewal of Driving License – Form 9 + Medical fitness form

For Medical Declaration/ Medical Certificate – Form 1 & 1A

@>> Now attach all the required documents with application form.

@>> Attach requisite amount of Fee

@>> Now Book your Online Time Slot which is available only for RTO offices in Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Varanasi, Agra, Ghaziabad, Aligarh and ARTO Noida. Time sloting Booking system provides citizens of above mentioned cities the facility of online booking appointment.  The online Time Slot Booking System will provide one time slot on each working day, from 3.00 PM to 4.30 PM. The online time slot booking is available 15 days in advance.

@>> Now visit personally to the RTO/ARTO offices on which the jurisdiction you resides. The biometric and photograph will be captured of the applicant. The applicant must visit before the appointed time with all the required documents.

Required Documents for Smart Card Driving License Uttar Pradesh: 

(A) A complete application form

(B) Proof of Resident – The applicant can submit anyone from the given list

  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Pass Port
  • Voter ID Card
  • Pay slip issued by any office in the Central/State or a local body
  • Arms License
  • Identity Card issued by Central / State govt

(C) Proof of Age – The applicant can submit anyone from the given list

  • Voter ID Card
  • LIC Policy
  • School certificate of the applicant
  • Passport
  • Birth Certificate

(D) The applicant need to submit a Certificate from Driver Training School (necessary in case of DL for Transport vehicle.

(E) Paste the recent size photograph on the application form

(D) Also attached a self addressed stamped registered/ speed post enevelop in which your Driving License will be sent to you by post.

What is the Amount of Fee:

Grant of Learner’s License for each class of vehicle (on paper) Rs. 30/-
Permanent Driving License on Smart Card Rs. 200/-
International Driving Permit  (on paper) Rs. 500/-
Renewal of Driving License on Smart Card Rs. 250/-
Driving test for each class of vehicle Rs. 50/-
Endorsement of new class of vehicle on Smart Card DL Rs. 200/-
Renewal of DL on Smart Card after expiry of grace period Rs. 200/- + Penalty @ Rs. 50 per year


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  1. Vinay kumar dixit says

    I want to apply duplicate do.

  2. Imran says

    Pls contact me. As I need to make correction in DOB, which is in correct.

  3. vipin visht says

    i have license on book print . i want that it on smart card bcoz of facing lots of problems..

  4. Amit kumar says

    Helo sir, I want to change my paper driving licence into smart card driving licence through online…..if there is any system for online application for converting DL TO SCDL…..please suggest me how can I get SCDL through online medium…….thanks

  5. rahul yadav says

    Sir old DL to smart DL converter…How

  6. Hidam Herojit singh says

    In manipur, rs 1000 and above is paid for making a new smart card driving license. I want this to be considered by govt of manipur

  7. raj chauhan says

    rto in noida are rip off
    all offices are filled it dallals
    asked me 1500 for smart card dl

  8. sanjay says

    i have hard copy copy (paper) Driving Licence (DL) want to convert smart card what is the procedure. DL’s U.P

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