LTO Extends Validity Of Expiring Licenses

If your driver’s license, student permit, or conductor’s license is set to expire between January to March, you need to know that you can wait two more months before renewing it. Because of the spike in COVID-19 cases in Metro Manila and some provinces, the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has announced that they will beContinue reading “LTO Extends Validity Of Expiring Licenses”

How To Get A Non-Professional Driver’s License

Are you finally driving your very own car this year? That’s great news! Being able to drive your own vehicle is a liberating experience. You will no longer depend on public transportation whenever you need to go on short trips and errands. But at the same time, you will also be responsible for the safetyContinue reading “How To Get A Non-Professional Driver’s License”

5 IDs You Must Have This Year

This year, make it your resolution to always have a valid, government-issued ID in your possession all the time. And while you’re at it, why not make it your goal to complete these five IDs before the end of the first month of the year? Here’s the list of IDs, where you can get them,Continue reading “5 IDs You Must Have This Year”

Free Theoretical Driving Course (TDC) From The LTO: All You Need To Know

After the announcement on the required Comprehensive Driver’s Education Certificate before an individual is granted a renewal on his driver’s license (Comprehensive Driver’s Education Is Now Required When Renewing Your Driver’s License) now comes the free TDC (Theoretical Driving Course) for those seeking to gain a student driving permit. In the past, you can justContinue reading “Free Theoretical Driving Course (TDC) From The LTO: All You Need To Know”

Comprehensive Driver’s Education Is Now Required When Renewing Your Driver’s License

Back in December 2008, it was reported that out of 9,000 motorcycle riders who took the traffic safety exam, only seven managed to pass. The exam was conducted by the Motorcycle Philippines Federation (MCPF) and their purpose was determine if the increasing number of motorcycle riders in the country also possess the needed knowledge toContinue reading “Comprehensive Driver’s Education Is Now Required When Renewing Your Driver’s License”

Just Married: How to Change Your Last Name in Your IDs and Documents

After exchanging “I do’s” with your husband, it is time you start changing your last name in most (if not all) of your government IDs and documents, too.  Or do you, really? Your change in marital status must be duly reflected in your accounts with the government such as your SSS (or GSIS if youContinue reading “Just Married: How to Change Your Last Name in Your IDs and Documents”

Updated Requirements When Getting A Student’s Driving Permit

Did you know that the LTO regularly updates the requirements for the issuance of a student’s driving permit?  If you are planning on getting one this year, read this. Eligibility Requirements: The applicant must be: At least 17 years old; Physically and mentally fit to operate a motor vehicle. Able to read and write inContinue reading “Updated Requirements When Getting A Student’s Driving Permit”

LTO Online PASS: Appointment Setting for Driver’s License and Car Registration Renewal

Renewing your driver’s license and car registration has become so much simpler and faster now that the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has launched their LTO Online Personal Appointment and Scheduling System or PASS.   Applicants may now simply set an appointment at any of the four LTO branches that offer the PASS service to ensure thatContinue reading “LTO Online PASS: Appointment Setting for Driver’s License and Car Registration Renewal”