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How to Renew Lahore Driving License

Required documents, fee and step-by-step guide

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The Lahore Traffic Police is highly vigilant, and it is crucial to carry a valid driving license if you are driving in Lahore. Carrying a valid driving license is basically a public responsibility and can save you from certain difficulties. The driving license renewal process for the residents of Lahore is now very easy now and this article will guide you on how to renew Lahore driving license with required documents and fee for different types of vehicles.

Digital System – DLIMS Punjab

Renew Lahore driving license

With the introduction of the digital system, applying for a driving license and its renewal process has become easy. Thanks to Pakistan Information Technology Board (PITB), you can now apply for the license through the very convenient Driving License Information Management System (DLIMS) that works for all parts of Punjab.

Applying for the renewal of a driving license in Lahore does not require taking any theoretical or practical driving tests except for certain documents.

Renew Lahore Driving License – Online

These are the steps that you need to follow:

  1. Visit the DLIMS website.
  2. Download the required form from the download section.
  3. Fill out the form.
  4. Submit the required documents to the nearest licensing center.
  5. Receive your new driving license on the mentioned date.

Required Documents to Renew Lahore Driving License

  • Application form enclosed in a file cover. This is the form E that is available on the DLIMS website.
  • Two passport-size photographs.
  • Two copies of your CNIC (valid).
  • Original driving license.
  • The fee ticket, as mentioned in the license document.
  • Medical reports.
  • Ticket of the relevant license.

License Renewal Fee

Licenses are renewed for a period of five years. Different vehicles have different fees. Here are the details of the amount that is charged for each type of vehicle.

Sr. No. Category Issuance Fee (for 5 years)
1. Motorcycle Rs. 500
2. Car Rs. 750
3. Delivery Van Rs. 280
4. TR. Com Rs. 500
5. TR. Agri Rs. 250
6. LTV Rs. 750
7. HTV Rs. 1,000
8. Road Ruler Rs. 500
9. Loco Moto Rs. 660
10. Invalid Carriage Rs. 100
11. Motorcycle and Car Rs. 750
12. Motorcycle and LTV Rs. 750
13. Motorcycle and Rickshaw Rs. 450
14. Motor Cab and Rickshaw Rs. 450
15. HTV and PSV Rs. 1,000

The renewal of a license within a month of its expiry is free of cost and is the best option. Renewal within one to three months of expiry has a 50 percent fine. If the renewal is done within three months to one year, the applicant is charged the full renewal fee.

 License Renewal at License Centers

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You can get your license renewed in all the cities of Punjab, including Lahore, by visiting their license centers or the Police Khidmat Markaz, the locations of which you can find on the Punjab driving license centers page.

You will have to submit the same documents with the form which are as follows:

  • A medical report.
  • A copy of your valid NIC.
  • Application form E in a file cover.
  • Two passport-size photographs.
  • A ticket for the relevant license.
  • Original driving license.

The abovementioned renewal fees for this process are applicable at the centers.


Can I get my Pakistani driving license renewed while I’m out of the country?

Yes, you can apply for the renewal online. Visit the DLIMS website, go through the mentioned procedure and get your license renewed from wherever you are.

Is the renewal process followed all over Punjab?

You can get your license renewed from wherever you live in Punjab through the process mentioned in the article. However, you must ensure is that you have all the required documents.

Can I get my Lahore driving license renewed before its expiry date?

Ideally, you should get it renewed after you receive a notification for it. You will probably receive the notification a month before the expiry date of your license. Get your license renewed within a week if you are applying online.

We hope you found this article helpful. If you have any other questions about it, feel free to ask us.

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Written by Aamna Mazhar