As an alternative, applicants may also train with the agency for a lower fee
Right now, applying for a driver's license with the Land Transportation Office (LTO) is relatively easy, at least compared with Japan's application process and that of many other countries. Get behind the wheel, learn how to get from point A
Here's all the information you need
Applying for or renewing a driver's license can be time-consuming, we know-especially when the Land Transportation Office (LTO) branch you're at is filled to the brim with fellow applicants. But you have to admit: the process is pretty
How many do you have?
Just because you have a valid driver's license doesn't mean you can just get behind the wheel of any vehicle.Some of you probably know this (and we're willing to be some of you don't), but there's
...they availed of a second LTO license by submitting an affidavit of loss
You can run, but you cannot hide. This is the message of the Manila Traffic and Parking Bureau (MTPB) to motorists whose driver's licenses were confiscated for various traffic violations but failed to, or worse, deliberately, did not redeem them. Some
This will cover the past 7 years
If you've ever been pulled over for a traffic violation in the city of Manila, listen up. The city government says it will be erasing accumulated traffic penalties over the past seven years via a general amnesty program.Manila City mayor
Have you tried paying online?
Have you tried transacting with Philippine Land Transportation Office (LTO) online? If not, you should. It's a major step up versus in previous years, when lining up for hours upon hours just to renew a license was the norm.We know
Are you in favor of this?
The Land Transportation Office's (LTO) practical driving test for license applicants might be about to become more difficult, as well as more expensive-more so if you have no idea what you're doing behind the wheel.House Bill 504, also
No, this is not a challenge
For better or for worse, social media has changed the motoring landscape. And in their quest for likes and shares, some misguided drivers have gained notoriety for their dangerous antics behind the wheel. Don't know what we are talking about? Just
Is the comfort worth the waiting time?
As I write this, I've just returned from renewing my driver's license at the Land Transportation Office (LTO) renewal center at Robinsons Metro East, Pasig City. Yes, yes, I know. The LTO already offers an online appointment system-something which
A letter sender raises a concern. An LTO official addresses it
While the Land Transportation Office (LTO) is still working out the kinks of the online submission of medical certificates, an interesting message arrived in our inbox. It is from a doctor who claims to work at a private clinic that grants medical
This is getting confusing
Okay, now this is just getting confusing.About a week ago, the Philippine Land Transportation Office (LTO) announced that it would begin only accepting medical certificates-a requirement for driver's license and student permit applicants-submitted online. All well and good,
Welp
Well, that didn't last long. Last week, the Land Transportation Office (LTO) announced that medical certificates for student-permit applications and driver's/conductor's license applications and renewals should be submitted online, as stated in Memorandum Circular No. 2018-2157.
The shift to digital continues
Applying for a driver's license? Listen up: Beginning today, January 7, 2019, the Land Transportation Office (LTO) will only be accepting medical certificates submitted online.The new regulation is in line with Memorandum Circular No. 2018-2157, which requires all LTO
Some lessons deserve to be learned
Things have gone really quite badly for a teenager in a town called Hermer, Germany. Just 49 minutes after passing his driving test, local police caught him speeding at almost double the posted speed limit, earning himself a four-week driving ban
Good news?
You're probably aware of the recent uproar on social media over vehicle modification guidelines. After meetings with various stakeholders in the modified vehicles community, the Land Transportation Office (LTO), with guidance from the Department of Transportation (DOTr), is recommending an accreditation
Don't even try it
It looks like the government is really cracking down on the use of fake government documents. Last month, hundreds of fake Land Transportation Office (LTO) driver's license cards were confiscated during a raid in Recto. Now, authorities are catching motorists,
Schedule accordingly
The Land Transportation Office's (LTO) registration and renewal procedures may have already improved by leaps and bounds, but sometimes, you yourself make the process extra-stressful-by putting off your annual visit until the very last minute.And we'
The perpetrators were caught red-handed
It looks like the Philippine government is now waging a war on fake driver's licenses.National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) operatives recently arrested nine individuals caught red-handed selling bogus government IDs, including hundreds of fake Land Transportation Office (LTO)
Our legal expert weighs in
My daughter just passed her non-pro qualifying exams today. She has also paid for it. Only belatedly to be told that she CANNOT be issued a driver's license. The reason being she has only three fingers on each hand! I
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