Variation/endorsement of driving license

The Authority may require an applicant for renewal or variation as applicable to:

  • fill in an application form;
  • provide any additional information (including any evidence that the Authority may reasonably require as to those particulars);
  • undergo any test which the Authority may require for license variation;
  • provide one recent passport size photograph; and
  • pay fee as per Schedule1.

Exemption from requirement for a Bhutan driving license

The Authority may exempt a person from obtaining a driving license for a period of three months if the person:

(a) has a valid international driving license;

(b) holds a diplomatic passport and a valid driving license issued in another country; 

(c) is a foreigner who resides in Bhutan for a period not exceeding three months and in possession of a valid driving license issued in the country of residence; and. 

(d) is a member of the armed forces