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An applicant for a Driving Instructor License must:

  • proceed to the nearest office in the applicant's location. For the list of where you can go, please see the 'Office Locations and Contacts' section in this page.
  • come in person;
  • possess an educational qualification of a minimum of a Graduate from a Vocational/Technical Institute and produce original academic certificate as proof;
  • have had a driving experience for at least a minimum period of five years and pass driving skills, have knowledge about traffic rules and be able to communicate knowledge on driving effectively by producing a certificate issued by the Authority;
  • fill in the application form;
  • pay fees as prescribed


Required Documents[edit]

  • Original academic certificate from a Vocational/Technical Institute
  • Driver's License

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

Head Office[edit]

For complete list of contact numbers, please follow the link:

Thimphu Region[edit]

Toll free number 224

  • Name: Dophu Dukpa
    • Designation: Sr.Regional Transport Officer,Thimphu.
    • Email: [email protected]
    • Tel: 02-322147 Fax:02-323273
  • Name: Ugyen Lhamo
    • Designation:Asst. Registration & Licensing Officer
    • Email: [email protected]
    • Tel: 02-321282

For complete list of contact numbers, please follow the link:

Phuntsholing Region[edit]

Toll free number 225

For complete list of contact numbers, please follow the link:

Gelephu Region[edit]

Toll free number 226

  • Name: Bola Gyeltshen
  • Designation: Chief Regional Transport Officer.
  • Name: Damber Thapa
    • Designation: Registration and Licensing Officer,Gelephu.
    • Email: [email protected]
    • Tel: 06-251142/17621995/77331497

For complete list of contact numbers, please follow the link:

Samdrupjongkhar Region[edit]

Toll free number 227

  • Name:Kinga Gyeltshen
  • Name:Tezin Jamtsho

For complete list of contact numbers, please follow the link:


Applicant must be between 25 to 56 years of age.


Explain the fees structure which is required for obtaining the certificate/document.


Driving Instructors License is valid for 5 years.

Documents to Use[edit]

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Sample Documents[edit]

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Processing Time[edit]

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Related Videos[edit]

Videos explaining the procedure or to fill the applications. 
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Website = allocine, blip, dailymotion, facebook, gametrailers, googlevideo, html5, metacafe, myspace, revver, 
sevenload, viddler, vimeo, youku, youtube
width = 560, height = 340, Video ID = Can be obtained from the URL of webpage where the video is displayed.
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Please provide instructions on obtaining the certificate/documents.
e.g. The state office holds birth records since january 1908.

Required Information[edit]

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1. Date of Birth.
2. City or County of Birth.

Need for the Document[edit]

The purpose of licensing Driving Instructors is to:

  • ensure that people who teach and train to drive are competent in their profession;
  • assume responsibility to ensure that people learning to drive receive proper and correct instructions; and
  • require the instructor to impart proper training with due regard to safe driving culture.

Information which might help[edit]

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Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

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e.g. Birth Certificate can be used as proof of identity.

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