(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –With effect from today (11), the fees charged for obtaining a new driving license, extending the validity period and obtaining another driving license for the existing driving license have been increased.
The relevant extraordinary gazette notification revising the levies charged for the issuance of vehicle driving licenses has been issued by the Minister of Transport and Highways Bandula Gunawardena on October 10.
The relevant gazette notification has also announced the new fees to be paid for general service and one-day service for obtaining a driver’s license.
According to the gazette notification, the application fee for a new driving license is Rs 2,500 per class under regular services and Rs 3,500 under one-day services.
Below is the gazette notification with the relevant revised fees