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As if the driving test for a driver’s license isn’t nerve-wracking enough, you also have to contend with the instructor beside you just waiting for you to make a mistake. For those who think they can drive better without the added stress of the instructor’s judging eyes, Microsoft has some …

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In the near future, expect to study at a driving school before you get your driver’s license in the Philippines. And if you can’t afford it, then you can opt for a more affordable driving school provided by the Land Transportation Office (LTO), instead. This regulation is just one of …

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While talks about sub-400cc motorcycles being allowed inside expressways are ongoing, the Toll Regulatory Board is providing another option. During the press conference for the ‘Safe Trip Mo Sagot Ko’ Thursday morning, TRB Executive Director Abraham Sales said that his agency is recommending that riders for those on 400cc vehicles and …

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 The Land Transportation Office (LTO) is set to revise the procedure in acquiring a license to ensure that drivers are competent and disciplined. LTO-Region 9 Director Atty. Aminola Abaton said the agency seeks to “standardize the requirements for its training and education.”  Abaton said he currently heads the technical working …

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The Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) has implemented a 30-minute timeline for every transaction to fast-track the delivery of services to the public. Joel Maloloy-on, LTO-7 Operations chief, said they implemented the timeline to provide fast and efficient service to driving licenses and vehicle registration applicants in line …

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A proposed bill mandates all new applicants and drivers seeking license renewals to undergo a roadworthy driving seminar and actual driving test before they are issued their driver’s licenses. According to House Bill 505 or the proposed ‘Roadworthy Driving Seminar for All Drivers Act,’ all driver’s license applicants and existing …

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The Department of Transportation (DOTr) through the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has released the implementing rules and regulations of Republic Act No. 10930 which amends the Land Transportation and Traffic Code, specifically regarding the driver’s license by extending its validity and penalizing acts in violation of its issuance and application. …

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Yes, they’re mandated by law–specifically Republic Act 10930–but that doesn’t mean they’re actually for everyone. Land Transportation Office (LTO) chief Edgar Galvante said that only motorists who follow traffic laws will get to enjoy the 10-year validity of their driver’s licenses. “From the one-year validity of the driver’s license, we made …

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Assistant Secretary Edgar C. Galavante has revealed the latest LTO statistics during the 107th LTO Anniversary at Bulwagang Edukasyon at the LTO Central Office in East Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City last May 21. Here are some of the things you need to know about it: The LTO registered 11.6 million motor …

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Soon, waiting for hours to renew your license will be a thing of the past. Thanks to Land Transportation Office‘s (LTO) “self-renewal kiosk,” it will be easier for motorists to renew their license anywhere. According to LTO OIC for Mid-Records Farrah Mangadang, these kiosks will placed in different malls in …

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Ah, the joys of driving. Think of marathon drive-thrus, messy first dates, semi-flat tires, and overheating (sauna-style). But before you experience all that, you need to learn how to drive first. And if you’re thinking of taking the driving school route, then you should make sure to keep these things …

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Before, getting the required medical certificates to either apply for or renew a driver’s license was easy–you just had to walk into one of the “medical clinics” conveniently located right beside the Land Transportation Office’s (LTO) satellite offices where they’ll subject you to the very “rigorous” eye exam and take …

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Kung gusto mo makakuha ng lisensya para ikaw ay makapagmaneho, kailangan mong maipasa ang LTO driving test. Ang LTO driving test ay binubuo ng actual na driving test at isang written na driving test. Upang makapasa at makakuha ka ng lisensya, kailangan mong maipasa ang parehong pagsusulit.   Madali na …

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The process to renewing one’s driver’s license or vehicle registration papers is now online after the Land Transportation Office (LTO) recently launched its Online Personal Appointment and Scheduling System (PASS). With the PASS, which can be found on the LTO’s website at www.LTO.gov.ph or at www.lto.net.ph, the agency expects the …

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Are you renewing your LTO license? The good news is it’s not as complicated as it was before. It only takes three steps to do it, and (hopefully) less than an hour to process. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to do it: Step One: Submit a medical certificate and …

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